1932 United States presidential election in Maryland

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1932 United States presidential election in Maryland

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All 8 Maryland votes to the Electoral College
  FDR in 1933.jpg President Hoover portrait.jpg
Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Herbert Hoover
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York California
Running mate John Nance Garner Charles Curtis
Electoral vote 8 0
Popular vote 314,314 184,184
Percentage 61.5% 36.0%

President before election

Herbert Hoover
Republican

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

The 1932 United States presidential election in Maryland took place on November 8, 1932, as part of the 1932 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 Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Speaker John Nance Garner, with 61.50% of the popular vote, against incumbent President Herbert Hoover (RCalifornia), running with Vice President Charles Curtis, with 36.04% of the popular vote.[3][4]

Results[edit]

1932 United States presidential election in Maryland
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt 314,314 61.50%
Republican Herbert Hoover (inc.) 184,184 36.04%
Socialist Norman Thomas 10,489 2.05%
Write-in 2,067 0.40%
Total votes 511,054 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1932 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  2. ^ "1932 Election for the Thirty-seventh Term (1933-37)". Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  3. ^ "1932 Presidential General Election Results - Maryland". Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1932". Retrieved January 21, 2019.