1936 United States presidential election in Maryland

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1936 United States presidential election in Maryland

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All 8 Maryland votes to the Electoral College
  FDR in 1933 2.jpg LandonPortr.jpg
Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Alf Landon
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York Kansas
Running mate John Nance Garner Frank Knox
Electoral vote 8 0
Popular vote 389,612 231,435
Percentage 62.4% 37.0%

President before election

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

The 1936 United States presidential election in Maryland took place on November 3, 1936, as part of the 1936 United States presidential election. Maryland voters chose eight[2] representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Maryland was won by incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Vice President John Nance Garner, with 62.35% of the popular vote, against Governor Alf Landon (RKansas), running with Frank Knox, with 37.04% of the popular vote.[3][4]

Results[edit]

1936 United States presidential election in Maryland
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt (inc.) 389,612 62.35%
Republican Alf Landon 231,435 37.04%
Socialist Norman Thomas 1,629 0.26%
Write-in 2,220 0.36%
Total votes 624,896 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1936 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved January 15, 2019.
  2. ^ "1936 Election for the Thirty-eighth Term (1937-41)". Retrieved January 15, 2019.
  3. ^ "1936 Presidential General Election Results - Maryland". Retrieved January 15, 2019.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1936". Retrieved January 15, 2019.