1944 United States presidential election in Arizona

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United States presidential election in Arizona, 1944

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All 4 Arizona votes to the Electoral College
  1944 portrait of FDR (1)(small).jpg ThomasDewey.png
Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Thomas Dewey
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York New York
Running mate Harry S. Truman John W. Bricker
Electoral vote 4 0
Popular vote 80,926 56,287
Percentage 58.80% 40.90%

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County Results
Roosevelt
  50-60%
  60-70%
  70-80%


President before election

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

The 1944 United States presidential election in Arizona took place on November 7, 1944, as part of the 1944 United States presidential election. Arizona voters chose four[2] representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Arizona was won by incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Senator Harry S. Truman, with 58.80 percent of the popular vote, against Governor Thomas Dewey (RNew York), running with Governor John W. Bricker, with 40.90 percent of the popular vote.[3][4]

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Arizona, 1944
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt (inc.) 80,926 58.80%
Republican Thomas Dewey 56,287 40.90%
Prohibition Claude A. Watson 421 0.31%
Total votes 137,634 100%

Results by county[edit]

County Roosevelt# Roosevelt% Dewey# Dewey% Watson# Watson% Total votes cast[5]
Apache 1,238 62.91% 728 36.99% 2 0.10% 1,968
Cochise 6,935 67.21% 3,371 32.67% 13 0.13% 10,319
Coconino 2,236 55.51% 1,786 44.34% 6 0.15% 4,028
Gila 4,818 67.79% 2,260 31.80% 29 0.41% 7,107
Graham 2,393 67.43% 1,151 32.43% 5 0.14% 3,549
Greenlee 1,956 72.34% 739 27.33% 9 0.33% 2,704
Maricopa 32,197 56.23% 24,853 43.41% 208 0.36% 57,258
Mohave 1,303 57.05% 974 42.64% 7 0.31% 2,284
Navajo 2,660 62.56% 1,579 37.14% 13 0.31% 4,252
Pima 13,006 54.39% 10,850 45.37% 57 0.24% 23,913
Pinal 3,026 61.04% 1,909 38.51% 22 0.44% 4,957
Santa Cruz 1,291 63.85% 727 35.95% 4 0.20% 2,022
Yavapai 4,395 55.21% 3,529 44.33% 36 0.45% 7,960
Yuma 3,472 65.35% 1,831 34.46% 10 0.19% 5,313
Totals 80,926 58.80% 56,287 40.90% 421 0.31% 137,634

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1944 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  2. ^ "1944 Election for the Fortieth Term (1945-49)". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  3. ^ "1944 Presidential General Election Results - Arizona". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1944". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  5. ^ Scammon, Richard M. (compiler); America at the Polls: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics 1920-1964; p. 41 ISBN 0405077114