1932 United States presidential election in Oklahoma

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1932 United States presidential election in Oklahoma

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All 11 Oklahoma votes to the Electoral College
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Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Herbert Hoover
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York California
Running mate John Nance Garner Charles Curtis
Electoral vote 11 0
Popular vote 516,468 188,165
Percentage 73.3% 26.7%

President before election

Herbert Hoover
Republican

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

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

Oklahoma was won by Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Speaker John Nance Garner, with 69.59% of the popular vote, against incumbent President Herbert Hoover (RCalifornia), running with Vice President Charles Curtis, with 28.00% of the popular vote.[3] As of 2019, this is the only presidential election in which Major County has voted for the Democratic candidate. This is also the best Democratic performance in Oklahoma history.

Results[edit]

1932 United States presidential election in Oklahoma
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt 516,468 73.30%
Republican Herbert Hoover (inc.) 188,165 26.70%
Total votes 704,633 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1932 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  2. ^ "1932 Election for the Thirty-seventh Term (1933-37)". Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  3. ^ "1932 Presidential General Election Results - Oklahoma". Retrieved January 29, 2019.