ⓘ 1856 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania

                                     

ⓘ 1856 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania

The 1856 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania took place on November 4, 1856, as part of the 1856 United States presidential election. Voters chose 27 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Pennsylvania voted for the democratic candidate, James Buchanan, the Republican candidate, John C. Fremont, and the know nothing candidate, Millard Fillmore. Buchanan, throughout the life of the Pennsylvania, has won his home state by a margin of 18.12%.

After the election in Pennsylvania would establish itself as a stronghold of the Republicans. This will be the last time that the Keystone state will vote for a democratic candidate until Franklin D. Roosevelt won the state in 1936. As the presidential election of 2016, this is the last time, D. Snyder voted for the presidential candidate of the Democratic party.