Electoral Points Proposal
1920 United States Presidential Election (Tuesday November 2nd)


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SOURCES: Wikipedia - 1920 United States Presidential Election    David Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - 1920

147,000 Electoral Points - 73,510 pts needed to win

   Under each candidate (L  R): Pop. Vote Percentage - Electoral Points

   -----------------             Warren G.         James M.          Eugene V.         Parley P.         James E.
   State | Electoral             Harding           Cox               Debs              Christensen       Ferguson
         | Votes                 Republican        Democrat          Socialist         Farmer-Labor      American

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  Group A (1st priority - 5,000 pts each, 50,000 pts total)


   1. Alabama (12)               31.37%  1,589     67.31%  3,411      1.00%    ---

   2. Arizona (3)                55.61%  2,781     44.39%  2,219

   3. Arkansas (6)               38.73%  1,992     58.49%  3,008      2.78%    ---

   4. California (13)            66.20%  3,403     24.28%  1,248      6.79%    349
 
   5. Colorado (6)               59.32%  3,114     35.93%  1,886      2.75%    ---      1.03%    ---

   6. Connecticut (7)            62.72%  3,275     33.03%  1,725      2.83%    ---      0.53%    ---

   7. Delaware (3)               55.71%  2,849     42.07%  2,151      1.04%    ---      0.10%    ---

   8. Florida (6)                30.79%  1,657     62.13%  3,343      3.56%    ---

   9. Georgia (14)               27.72%  1,390     72.00%  3,610  

  10. Idaho (4)                  65.60%  3,282     34.34%  1,718      0.03%    ---

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      So Far (50,000)                   25,332            24,319               349               ---               ---

      Needed to Win - 73,510     Harding-R         Cox-D             Debs-Soc          Christensen-FL    Ferguson-A

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  Group B (2nd priority - 4,000 pts each, 40,000 pts total)


  11. Illinois (24)              67.81%  2,907     25.51%  1,093      3.57%    ---      2.37%    ---

  12. Indiana (15)               55.14%  2,306     40.49%  1,694      1.96%    ---      1.31%    ---

  13. Iowa (13)                  70.91%  2,943     25.46%  1,057      1.90%    ---      1.15%    ---

  14. Kansas (10)                64.75%  2,663     32.52%  1,337      2.72%    ---

  15. Kentucky (13)              49.25%  1,991     49.69%  2,009      0.70%    ---

  16. Louisiana (10)             30.49%  1,223     69.24%  2,777 

  17. Maine (6)                  68.92%  2,793     29.80%  1,207      1.12%    ---

  18. Maryland (8)               55.11%  2,266     42.16%  1,734      2.07%    ---      0.38%    ---

  19. Massachusetts (18)         68.55%  2,845     27.84%  1,155      3.25%    ---

  20. Michigan (15)              72.76%  3,000     22.27%  1,000      2.76%    ---      1.00%    ---

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      So Far (90,000)                   50,269            39,382               349               ---               ---

      Needed to Win - 73,510     Harding-R         Cox-D             Debs-Soc          Christensen-FL    Ferguson-A

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  Group C (3rd priority - 3,000 pts each, 30,000 pts total)


  21. Minnesota (12)             70.59%  2,169     19.43%    597      7.62%    234

  22. Mississippi (10)           14.03%    750     83.98%  2,250      1.99%    ---

  23. Missouri (18)              54.56%  1,676     43.13%  1,324      1.52%    ---      0.25%    ---

  24. Montana (4)                61.13%  1,834     32.05%    962                        6.82%    204

  25. Nebraska (8)               64.66%  2,023     31.25%    977      2.51%    ---

  26. Nevada (3)                 56.92%  1,708     36.22%  1,087      6.85%    205

  27. New Hampshire (4)          59.84%  1,809     39.39%  1,191      0.78%    ---

  28. New Jersey (14)            67.65%  2,113     28.42%    887      3.00%    ---      0.24%    ---

  29. New Mexico (3)             54.68%  1,658     44.27%  1,342                        1.05%    ---

  30. New York (45)              64.56%  1,966     26.95%    821      7.01%    213      0.64%    ---

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      So Far (120,000)                  67,975            50,820             1,001               204               ---

      Needed to Win - 73,510     Harding-R         Cox-D             Debs-Soc          Christensen-FL    Ferguson-A

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  Group D (4th priority - 2,000 pts each, 18,000 pts total)


  31. North Carolina (12)        43.22%    865     56.70%  1,135      0.08%    ---

  32. North Dakota (5)           77.79%  1,500     18.19%    500      4.02%    ---

  33. Ohio (24)                  58.47%  1,202     38.58%    798      2.83%    ---

  34. Oklahoma (10)              50.11%  1,002     44.61%    892      5.28%    106

  35. Oregon (5)                 60.20%  1,284     33.55%    716      4.11%    ---

  36. Pennsylvania (38)          65.76%  1,415     27.20%    585      3.81%    ---      0.85%    ---

  37. Rhode Island (5)           63.97%  1,322     32.78%    678      2.59%    ---

  38. South Carolina (9) +++1     3.91%   --       96.05%  2,000      0.04%    ---

  39. South Dakota (5)           60.74%  1,221     19.72%    396                       19.04%    383

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      So Far (138,000)                  77,786            58,520             1,107               587               ---

      Needed to Win - 73,510     Harding-R         Cox-D             Debs-Soc          Christensen-FL    Ferguson-A


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      +++1 = South Carolina (Group D, above)
             Cox was the only named candidate with at least 5.00% of the state's total popular
             vote, so he received all of South Carolina's 2,000 Electoral Points.



  Group E (4th priority - 1,000 pts each, 9,000 pts total)


  40. Tennessee (12)             51.29%    516     48.19%    484      0.52%    ---

  41. Texas (20)                 23.54%    254     59.34%    640      1.67%    ---                        9.86%    106

  42. Utah (6)                   55.93%    578     38.84%    422      2.17%    ---      3.07%    ---

  43. Vermont (3)                75.82%    750     23.25%    250

  44. Virginia (12)              37.85%    382     61.32%    618                        0.99%    ---

  45. Washington (7)             55.96%    580     21.14%    219      2.24%    ---     19.37%    201

  46. West Virginia (8)          55.30%    561     43.30%    439      1.10%    ---

  47. Wisconsin (13)             71.10%    720     16.17%    164     11.50%    116

  48. Wyoming (3)                64.15%    668     31.86%    332                        3.99%    ---

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      TOTAL - 147,000                   82,795            62,088             1,223               788               106

      Needed to Win - 73,510     Harding-R         Cox-D             Debs-Soc          Christensen-FL    Ferguson-A

      Finish Order               WINNER-1st        Loser-2nd         3rd               4th               5th

      Percentage of Points       56.32313%         42.23673%         0.83197%          0.53605%          0.07211%


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      Harding-Cox Difference Ratios .........

       Electoral Points: 1.333511-1  ...  Electoral Votes: 3.181102-1


    Electoral Votes (531)         404 (76.08286%)   127 (23.91714%)   0 (0.00000%)      0 (0.00000%)      0 (0.00000%)
    |
    |------ Actual (1920)         Harding-R         Cox-D             Debs-Soc          Christensen-FL    Ferguson-A
    |
    Popular Votes (26,765,180)    16,144,093        9,139,661         913,693           265,398           47,968

    Pctage of Pop. Votes          60.31752%         34.14758%         3.41374%          0.99158%          0.17921%

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Electoral Points Proposal
1920 United States Presidential Election (Tuesday November 2nd)


1916    <<<    Electoral Points Proposal - Home    >>>    1924


SOURCES: Wikipedia - 1920 United States Presidential Election    David Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - 1920

147,000 Electoral Points - 73,510 pts needed to win


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