1900 United States presidential election in Illinois

The 1900 United States presidential election in Illinois took place on November 6, 1900. All contemporary 45 states were part of the 1900 United States presidential election. Illinois voters chose twenty-four electors to the Electoral College, which selected the president and vice president.

1900 United States presidential election in Illinois

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Nominee William McKinley William J. Bryan
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Ohio Nebraska
Running mate Theodore Roosevelt Adlai Stevenson I
Electoral vote 24 0
Popular vote 597,985 503,061
Percentage 52.83% 44.44%

President before election

William McKinley
Republican

Elected President

William McKinley
Republican

Illinois was won by the Republican nominees, incumbent President William McKinley of Ohio and his running mate Theodore Roosevelt of New York.

ResultsEdit

1900 United States presidential election in Illinois[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican William McKinley 597,985 52.83% 24
Democratic William Jennings Bryan 503,061 44.44% 0
Prohibition John Woolley 17,626 1.56% 0
Social Democratic Eugene Debs 9,687 0.86% 0
Socialist Labor Joseph Maloney 1,373 0.12% 0
Populist Wharton Barker 1,141 0.10% 0
Union Reform Seth H. Ellis 672 0.06% 0
United Christian Jonah Leonard 352 0.03% 0
Totals 1,131,897 100.00% 24
Voter turnout

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dave Leip's U.S. Election Atlas; Presidential General Election Results – Illinois

NotesEdit