1932 United States presidential election in Colorado

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1932 United States presidential election in Colorado

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All 6 Colorado votes to the Electoral College
  FDR in 1933.jpg President Hoover portrait.jpg
Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Herbert Hoover
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York California
Running mate John Nance Garner Charles Curtis
Electoral vote 6 0
Popular vote 250,877 189,617
Percentage 54.8% 41.4%

President before election

Herbert Hoover
Republican

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

The 1932 United States presidential election in Colorado took place on November 8, 1932, as part of the 1932 United States presidential election. Colorado voters chose six[2] representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Colorado was won by Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Speaker John Nance Garner, with 54.81% of the popular vote, against incumbent President Herbert Hoover (RCalifornia), running with Vice President Charles Curtis, with 41.43% of the popular vote.[3][4]

Results[edit]

1932 United States presidential election in Colorado
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt 250,877 54.81%
Republican Herbert Hoover (inc.) 189,617 41.43%
Socialist Norman Thomas 13,591 2.97%
Prohibition William David Upshaw 1,928 0.42%
Write-in 1,683 0.37%
Total votes 457,696 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1932 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  2. ^ "1932 Election for the Thirty-seventh Term (1933-37)". Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  3. ^ "1932 Presidential General Election Results - Colorado". Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1932". Retrieved January 16, 2019.