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State Facts

Capitol: Salt Lake City
Nickname: Beehive State
Bird: California Gull
Motto: Industry

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama: 24.8%
Mitt Romney: 72.8%

2008

Barack Obama: 34.4%
John McCain: 62.6%

2004

John Kerry: 26.0%
George Bush: 71.5%

2000

Al Gore: 26.3%
Ralph Nader: 4.7%
George Bush: 66.8%

1996

Bill Clinton: 33.3%
Ross Perot: 10.0%
Bob Dole: 54.4%

1992

Bill Clinton: 24.7%
Ross Perot: 27.3%
James Gritz: 3.8%
George Bush: 43.4%

1988

Michael Dukakis: 32.0%
George Bush: 66.2%

Previous Election Results, other races

2012 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Peter Cooke Democratic 277,622 27.6%
Ken Larsen Libertarian 22,611 2.2%
Gary Herbert Republican 688,592 68.4%

2012 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Shaun McCausland Constitution 31,905 3.2%
Scott Howell Democratic 301,873 30.0%
Orrin Hatch Republican 657,608 65.3%

2012 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Orrin Hatch Republican 160,359 66.5%
Dan Liljenquist Republican 80,915 33.5%

2010 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Bradley Constitution 35,937 5.7%
Sam Granato Democratic 207,685 32.8%
Mike Lee Republican 390,179 61.6%

2010 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Peter Corroon Democratic 205,246 31.9%
Andrew McCullough Libertarian 12,871 2.0%
Gary Herbert Republican 412,151 64.1%
Farley Anderson Unaffiliated 13,038 2.0%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tim Bridgewater Republican 93,905 48.8%
Mike Lee Republican 98,512 51.2%

2008 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bob Springmeyer Democratic 186,503 19.7%
Dell Schanze Libertarian 24,820 2.6%
Jon Huntsman Republican 734,449 77.7%

2006 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Bradley Constitution 21,526 3.8%
Pete Ashdown Democratic 177,459 31.1%
Orrin Hatch Republican 356,238 62.4%

2004 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Paul Van Dam Democratic 258,955 28.4%
Robert Bennett Republican 626,640 68.7%

2004 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Matheson Democratic 380,359 41.3%
Jon Huntsman Republican 531,190 57.7%

2004 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Huntsman Jr. Republican 102,955 66.4%
Nolan Karras Republican 52,048 33.6%

2000 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Orton Democratic 321,979 42.3%
Jeremy Friedbaum Indep Amer 14,990 2.0%
Mike Leavitt Republican 424,837 55.8%

2000 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Howell Democratic 242,569 31.5%
Orrin Hatch Republican 504,803 65.6%

2000 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Glen Davis Republican 75,719 38.2%
Mike Leavitt Republican 122,289 61.8%

1998 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Leckman Democratic 163,172 33.0%
Gary Van Horn Indep Amer 15,073 3.0%
Robert Bennett Republican 316,652 64.0%

1996 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Bradley Democratic 156,616 23.3%
Mike Leavitt Republican 503,693 75.0%