1920 United States presidential election in Wisconsin

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United States presidential election, 1920

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Nominee Warren G. Harding James M. Cox Eugene V. Debs
Party Republican Democratic Socialist
Home state Ohio Ohio Indiana
Running mate Calvin Coolidge Franklin D. Roosevelt Seymour Stedman
Electoral vote 13 0 0
Popular vote 498,576 113,422 80,635
Percentage 71.1% 16.17% 11.5%

President before election

Woodrow Wilson
Democratic

Elected President

Warren G. Harding
Republican

The 1920 United States presidential election in Wisconsin was held on November 2, 1920. Wisconsin voters chose thirteen electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Republican Party candidate Warren G. Harding won the state with 71% of the popular vote, winning Wisconsin's thirteen electoral votes.[1]

With 71.10% of the popular, Wisconsin would prove to be Harding fourth strongest state in the 1920 election terms of popular vote percentage after North Dakota, Vermont and Michigan.[2]

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 1920
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican Warren G. Harding 498,576 71.1% 13
Democratic James M. Cox 113,422 16.17% 0
Socialist Eugene V. Debs 80,635 11.5% 0
Prohibition Aaron Watkins 8,647 1.23% 0
Totals 701,280 100.0% 13

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1920 Presidential General Election Results - Wisconsin". Retrieved August 18, 2016.
  2. ^ "1920 Presidential Election Statistics". Dave Leip’s Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections. Retrieved 2018-03-05.