Electoral Points Proposal
2000 United States Presidential Election (Tuesday November 7th)


1996    <<<    Electoral Points Proposal - Home    >>>    2004


SOURCES: Wikipedia - 2000 United States Presidential Election    David Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - 2000

155,000 Electoral Points - 77,510 pts needed to win

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

   -----------------             George W.         Albert A.         Ralph
   State | Electoral             Bush 43           Gore              Nader
         | Votes                 Republican        Democrat          3rd-Green


  Group A (1st priority - 5,000 pts each, 55,000 pts total)


   1. Alabama (9)                56.48%  2,880     41.57%  2,120      1.10%    ---

   2. Alaska (3)                 58.62%  3,042     27.67%  1,436     10.07%    522

   3. Arizona (8)                51.02%  2,664     44.73%  2,336      2.98%    ---

   4. Arkansas (6)               51.31%  2,640     45.86%  2,360      1.46%    ---

   5. California (54)            41.65%  2,190     53.45%  2,810      3.82%    ---

   6. Colorado (8)               50.75%  2,579     42.39%  2,154      5.25%    267

   7. Connecticut (8)            38.44%  2,037     55.91%  2,963      4.42%    ---
  
   8. Delaware (3)               41.90%  2,163     54.96%  2,837      2.54%    ---

   9. Georgia (13)               54.67%  2,799     42.98%  2,201      0.52%    ---

  10. Florida (25)               48.85%  2,500     48.84%  2,500      1.63%    ---

  DC. D.C. (3)                    8.95%    788     85.16%  3,750      5.24%    462

  --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (55,000)                   26,282            27,467             1,251

      Needed to Win - 77,510     Bush 43-R         Gore-D            Nader-3G


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


  11. Hawaii (4)                 37.46%  1,512     55.79%  2,251      5.88%    237

  12. Idaho (4)                  67.17%  2,834     27.64%  1,166      2.45%    ---

  13. Illinois (22)              42.58%  1,789     52.60%  2,211      2.19%    ---

  14. Indiana (12)               56.65%  2,320     41.01%  1,680

  15. Iowa (7)                   48.22%  1,993     48.54%  2,007      2.23%    ---

  16. Kansas (6)                 58.04%  2,437     37.24%  1,563      3.37%    ---

  17. Kentucky (8)               56.50%  2,309     41.37%  1,691

  18. Louisiana (9)              52.55%  2,157     44.88%  1,843

  19. Maine (4)                  43.97%  1,781     49.09%  1,988      5.70%    231

  20. Maryland (10)              40.18%  1,668     56.17%  2,332      2.65%    ---

  --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (95,000)                   47,082            46,199             1,719

      Needed to Win - 77,510     Bush 43-R         Gore-D            Nader-3G


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


  21. Massachusetts (12)         32.50%    988     59.80%  1,817      6.42%    195

  22. Michigan (18)              46.15%  1,421     51.28%  1,579      1.99%    ---

  23. Minnesota (10)             45.50%  1,384     47.91%  1,458      5.20%    158

  24. Mississippi (7)            57.62%  1,758     40.70%  1,242

  25. Missouri (11)              50.42%  1,551     47.08%  1,449      1.63%    ---

  26. Montana (3)                58.44%  1,794     33.36%  1,024      5.95%    182

  27. Nebraska (5)               62.25%  1,955     33.25%  1,045      3.52%    ---

  28. Nevada (4)                 49.52%  1,556     45.98%  1,444      2.46%    ---

  29. New Hampshire (4)          48.07%  1,520     46.80%  1,480      3.90%    ---

  30. New Jersey  (15)           40.29%  1,254     56.13%  1,746      2.97%    ---

  --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (125,000)                  62,263            60,483             2,254

      Needed to Win - 77,510     Bush 43-R         Gore-D            Nader-3G


  Group D (4th priority - 2,000 pts each, 20,000 pts total)


  31. New Mexico (5)             47.85%    999     47.91%  1,001      3.55%    ---

  32. New York (33)              35.23%    738     60.21%  1,262

  33. North Carolina (14)        56.03%  1,129     43.20%    871

  34. North Dakota (3)           60.66%  1,294     33.06%    706      3.29%    ---

  35. Ohio (21)                  49.97%  1,036     46.46%    964      2.50%    ---

  36. Oklahoma (8)               60.31%  1,222     38.43%    778

  37. Oregon (7)                 46.52%    945     46.92%    953      5.04%    102

  38. Pennsylvania (23)          46.43%    957     50.60%  1,043      2.10%    ---

  39. Rhode Island (4)           31.91%    645     60.99%  1,232      6.12%    123

  40. South Carolina (8)         56.84%  1,137     40.90%    863      1.46%    ---

  --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (145,000)                  72,365            70,156             2,479

      Needed to Win - 77,510     Bush 43-R         Gore-D            Nader-3G


  Group E (5th priority - 1,000 pts each, 10,000 pts total)


  41. South Dakota (3)           60.30%    616     37.56%    384

  42. Tennessee (11)             51.15%    520     47.28%    480

  43. Texas (32)                 59.30%    610     37.98%    390      2.15%    ---

  44. Utah (5)                   66.83%    717     26.34%    283      4.65%    ---

  45. Vermont (3)                40.70%    446     50.63%    554

  46. Virginia (13)              52.47%    541     44.44%    459      2.17%    ---

  47. Washington (11)            44.58%    471     50.16%    529      4.14%    ---

  48. West Virginia (5)          51.92%    532     45.59%    468      1.65%    ---

  49. Wisconsin (11)             47.61%    499     47.83%    501      3.62%    ---

  50. Wyoming (3)                67.76%    710     27.70%    290      2.12%    ---

  --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      TOTAL: 155,000                    78,027            74,494             2,479

      Needed to Win - 77,510     Bush 43-R         Gore-D            Nader-3G

      Finish Order               WINNER-1st        2nd               3rd

      Percentage of Points       50.34000%         48.06065%         1.59935%



      Need-to-Win Ratios (Final Tally vs Minimum Needed) ...

       Electoral Points (78,027 - 77,510): 1.006670-1

       Electoral Votes (271 - 270): 1.003704-1


      Bush 43-Gore Ratios -- Electoral Points: 1.047427-1 ....  Electoral Votes: 1.018797-1


      Electoral Votes (538)            271 (50.37174%)   266 (49.44238%)   None   ***
      |
      |------ Actual (2000)            Bush 43-R         Gore-D            Nader-3G
      |
      Popular Votes (105,405,100)      50,456,002        50,999,897        2,882,955

      Pctage of Pop. Votes             47.86865%         48.38466%         2.73512%

      *** = One faithless Democratic elector in D.C. (District of Columbia) chose not
            to vote for Al Gore, or for any other person (voluntary abstention).






Electoral Points Proposal
2000 United States Presidential Election (Tuesday November 7th)


1996    <<<    Electoral Points Proposal - Home    >>>    2004


SOURCES: Wikipedia - 2000 United States Presidential Election    David Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - 2000

155,000 Electoral Points - 77,510 pts needed to win


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