|ALABAMA||9 Electoral Votes|
(Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Alabama Secretary of State)
Largest counties: Jefferson, Mobile, Madison, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa.
Largest cities: Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville.
Secretary of State
Turnout as a percentage of voting age population was 49.99%. (U.S. avg: 53.76%).
Bush consistently had a comfortable lead in the polls, and there were no surprises on Election Day as the Bush-Cheney ticket won with a plurality of 248,562 votes (14.91 percentage points) and finished ahead of Gore-Lieberman in 49 of the state's 67 counties. In other races, "Ten Commandments" judge Roy Moore handily won the race for chief justice of the state Supreme Court, and voters approved Amendment 2 to remove the state's ban on interracial marriages.
General Election Activity
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2001 Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action.