|GEORGIA||13 Electoral Votes|
(Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Georgia Secretary of State)
Largest counties: Fulton, DeKalb, Cobb, Gwinnett, Chatham.
Largest cities: Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Macon.
Secretary of State
2,690,624 total ballots were cast (difference from total votes for president is 93,991 or 3.5%).
as a percentage of voting age population was 44.06%. (U.S. avg: 53.76%).
In 1992 (Clinton) and again in 1996 (Dole) less than 30,000 votes separated the Republican and Democratic presidential tickets in Georgia; in 2000, however, Bush-Cheney walloped Gore-Lieberman by 313,490 votes (11.69 percentage points). Bush carried 125 counties to Gore's 34. Libertarian Harry Browne achieved one of his best showings in Georgia, while Ralph Nader, despite being a write-in candidate, finished ahead of Pat Buchanan.
General Primary Election July 18, 2000
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2001 Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action.