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State Facts

Capitol: Tallahassee
Nickname: Sunshine State
Bird: Mockingbird
Motto: In God We Trust

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama: 50.0%
Mitt Romney: 49.1%

2008

Barack Obama: 51.0%
John McCain: 48.2%

2004

John Kerry: 47.1%
George Bush: 52.1%

2000

Al Gore: 48.8%
George Bush: 48.8%

1996

Bill Clinton: 48.1%
Ross Perot: 9.1%
Bob Dole: 42.4%

1992

Bill Clinton: 39.0%
Ross Perot: 19.8%
George Bush: 40.9%

1988

Michael Dukakis: 38.5%
George Bush: 60.9%

Previous Election Results, other races

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Crist Democratic 623,001 74.4%
Nan Rich Democratic 214,795 25.6%

2014 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Crist Democratic 2,801,198 47.1%
Adrian Wyllie Libertarian 223,356 3.8%
Rick Scott Republican 2,865,343 48.1%

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Elizabeth Cuevas-Neunder Republican 100,496 10.6%
Rick Scott Republican 831,887 87.6%

2012 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Nelson Democratic 4,523,451 55.2%
Connie Mack Republican 3,458,267 42.2%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Glenn Burkett Democratic 59,840 6.5%
Maurice Ferre Democratic 45,219 4.9%
Jeff Greene Democratic 284,948 31.0%
Kendrick Meek Democratic 528,266 57.5%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Brian Moore Democratic 201,705 23.1%
Alex Sink Democratic 669,630 76.9%

2010 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Alex Sink Democratic 2,557,785 47.7%
Peter Allen Independence Pty 123,831 2.3%
Rick Scott Republican 2,619,335 48.9%

2010 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Kendrick Meek Democratic 1,092,936 20.2%
Charlie Crist Independent 1,607,549 29.7%
Marco Rubio Republican 2,645,743 48.9%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mike McCalister Republican 130,991 10.1%
Bill McCollum Republican 563,538 43.5%
Rick Scott Republican 599,909 46.3%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
William Escoffery Republican 82,426 6.5%
William Kogut Republican 112,080 8.9%
Marco Rubio Republican 1,069,936 84.6%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Glenn Burkett Democratic 32,984 3.8%
Carol Castagnero Democratic 45,161 5.3%
John Crotty Democratic 20,629 2.4%
Jim Davis Democratic 405,879 47.3%
Rod Smith Democratic 353,161 41.2%

2006 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Davis Democratic 2,178,289 45.1%
Charlie Crist Republican 2,519,845 52.2%

2006 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Nelson Democratic 2,890,548 60.3%
Katherine Harris Republican 1,826,127 38.1%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Crist Republican 630,816 64.0%
Tom Gallagher Republican 330,165 33.5%

2006 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
LeRoy Collins Jr. Republican 146,712 15.3%
Katherine Harris Republican 474,871 49.4%
William McBride Republican 287,741 30.0%
Peter Monroe Republican 51,330 5.3%

2004 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Betty Castor Democratic 669,346 58.1%
Peter Deutsch Democratic 321,922 27.9%
Bernard Klein Democratic 45,347 3.9%
Alex Penelas Democratic 115,898 10.1%

2004 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Betty Castor Democratic 3,590,201 48.3%
Mel Martinez Republican 3,672,864 49.4%
Dennis Bradley Veteran's Pty 166,642 2.2%

2004 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Johnnie Byrd Republican 68,982 5.9%
Doug Gallagher Republican 158,360 13.6%
Mel Martinez Republican 522,994 44.9%
Bill McCollum Republican 360,474 30.9%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daryl Jones Democratic 157,107 11.6%
Bill McBride Democratic 602,352 44.4%
Janet Reno Democratic 597,558 44.0%

2002 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill McBride Democratic 2,201,427 43.2%
Jeb Bush Republican 2,856,845 56.0%

2000 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Newall Daughtrey Democratic 105,650 11.8%
David Higginbottom Democratic 95,492 10.7%
Bill Nelson Democratic 692,147 77.5%

2000 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Nelson Democratic 2,989,487 51.0%
Bill McCollum Republican 2,705,348 46.2%

2000 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Hamilton Bartlett Republican 153,613 18.9%
Bill McCollum Republican 660,592 81.1%

1998 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Buddy MacKay Democratic 1,773,054 44.7%
Jeb Bush Republican 2,191,105 55.3%

1998 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bob Graham Democratic 2,436,407 62.5%
Charlie Crist Republican 1,463,755 37.5%

1998 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Crist Republican 365,894 66.4%
Andy Martin Republican 184,739 33.6%