ⓘ 2008 United States presidential election in Nebraska

                                     

ⓘ 2008 United States presidential election in Nebraska

The 2008 United States presidential election in Nebraska took place on November 4, 2008, as part of the 2008 United States presidential election. Voters chose 5 electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president. However, this state is one of the two states of the U.S. that, instead of giving all of its electors to the winner based on its statewide results, just 2 of them vote based on the statewide results, and the others vote based on their individual congressional district results.

Nebraska state, not a swing state in 2008. Located in the Great plains of the United States, is one of the most staunchly Republican States in the country. While some hypothetical General election match-up polls between Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama showed the race to be seemingly close, they were largely regarded as outliers will be issued additional polls showed McCain leading in double digits. McCain wound up to the popular vote in Nebraska by 14.93 points, in 56.53% of the total number of votes across the state. However, Obama narrowly defeated McCain in Nebraskas 2nd congressional district, which contains Omaha and the surrounding areas. Thanks to the Nebraskas of the distribution of electoral votes among the winners of districts for the Congressional election, Obama could win the electoral vote and John McCain received state four electoral votes. In addition, it is 41.6% of the vote in the state is the highest candidate of the Democratic party won the farmer of the state since Lyndon Johnson in 1964.

                                     
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