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Elections 2020

State Facts

Capitol: Madison
Nickname: Badger State
Bird: Robin
Motto: Forward

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama: 52.9%
Mitt Romney: 46.0%

2008

Barack Obama: 56.3%
John McCain: 42.4%

2004

John Kerry: 49.8%
George Bush: 49.4%

2000

Al Gore: 47.9%
Ralph Nader: 3.6%
George Bush: 47.6%

1996

Bill Clinton: 48.9%
Ross Perot: 10.4%
Bob Dole: 38.5%

1992

Bill Clinton: 41.1%
Ross Perot: 21.5%
George Bush: 36.8%

1988

Michael Dukakis: 51.5%
George Bush: 47.8%

Previous Election Results, other races

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mary Burke Democratic 259,926 83.4%
Brett Hulsey Democratic 51,830 16.6%

2014 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mary Burke Democratic 1,122,913 46.6%
Scott Walker Republican 1,259,706 52.3%

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Walker Republican 238,715 100.0%

2012 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tammy Baldwin Democratic 1,547,104 51.5%
Joseph Kexel Libertarian 62,240 2.1%
Tommy Thompson Republican 1,380,126 45.9%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Rus Feingold Democratic 223,688 100.0%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tom Barrett Democratic 213,145 90.5%
Tim John Democratic 22,296 9.5%

2010 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tom Barrett Democratic 1,004,303 46.5%
Scott Walker Republican 1,128,941 52.3%

2010 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Russ Feingold Democratic 1,020,958 47.0%
Ron Johnson Republican 1,125,999 51.9%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mark Neumann Republican 239,022 38.6%
Scott Paterick Republican 16,646 2.7%
Scott Walker Republican 362,913 58.7%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephen Finn Republican 28,929 4.9%
Ron Johnson Republican 504,644 84.8%
Dave Westlake Republican 61,633 10.4%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Doyle Democratic 318,523 100.0%

2006 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Herb Kohl Democratic 308,178 85.7%
Ben Masel Democratic 51,245 14.3%

2006 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Doyle Democratic 1,139,115 52.8%
Mark Green Republican 979,427 45.4%

2006 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Herb Kohl Democratic 1,439,214 67.3%
Rae Vogeler Green 42,434 2.0%
Robert Lorge Republican 630,299 29.5%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mark Green Republican 233,216 100.0%

2006 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Lorge Republican 194,633 100.0%

2004 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Russ Feingold Democratic 1,632,697 55.4%
Tim Michels Republican 1,301,183 44.1%

2004 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Russ Darrow Republican 130,088 30.1%
Robert Lorge Republican 18,809 4.3%
Tim Michels Republican 183,654 42.5%
Bob Welch Republican 99,971 23.1%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tom Barrett Democratic 190,605 34.5%
Jim Doyle Democratic 212,066 38.4%
Kathleen Falk Democratic 150,161 27.2%

2002 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Doyle Democratic 800,515 45.2%
Jim Young Green 44,111 2.5%
Ed Thompson Libertarian 185,455 10.5%
Scott McCallum Republican 734,779 41.4%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Lorge Republican 18,852 8.2%
Scott McCallum Republican 198,525 86.4%
George Pobuda Republican 12,452 5.4%

2000 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Herbert Kohl Democratic 184,920 89.9%
Jim Sigl Democratic 20,858 10.1%

2000 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Herbert Kohl Democratic 1,563,238 61.6%
John Gillespie Republican 940,744 37.0%

2000 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Gillespie Republican 135,364 68.3%
Marc Gumz Republican 21,698 11.0%
Bill Lorge Republican 41,026 20.7%

1998 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ed Garvey Democratic 175,082 80.0%
Gary George Democratic 43,830 20.0%

1998 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Russ Feingold Democratic 890,059 50.6%
Mark Neumann Republican 852,272 48.4%

1998 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ed Garvey Democratic 679,553 38.7%
Tommy Thompson Republican 1,047,716 59.7%

1998 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeffrey Hyslop Republican 45,252 16.4%
Tommy Thompson Republican 229,916 83.6%