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George Bush
George Herbert Walker Bush
James Danforth Quayle

Party: REPUBICAN
Home State: Bush - TX; Quayle - IN

Electoral Votes: 426
Popular Votes: 48,886,097 (53.4%)

Michael Dukakis
Michael Stanley Dukakis
Lloyd Millard Bentsen, Jr.

Party: DEMOCRATIC
Home State: Dukakis - MA; Bentsen - TX

Electoral Votes: 111
Popular Votes: 41,809,074 (45.6%)

Lloyd Bentsen
A West Virginia Democratic elector who was supposed to vote for Dukakis instead reversed the running mates on her ballot as a way to bring attention to the fact that electors can vote for whomever they want.
Lloyd Millard Bentsen, Jr.
Michael Stanley Dukakis

Party: DEMOCRATIC
Home State: Bentsen - TX; Dukakis - MA

Electoral Votes: 1

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Other Candidates

Libertarian, New Alliance, Populist...

Electoral Votes: 0
Popular Votes: 899,638 (1.0%)


Electoral College Vote
Total electoral votes (from 50 states and DC) - 538
Majority needed to win - 270

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Popular Vote
Total popular vote: 91,594,809
Percentage of eligible population voting: 50.3%

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