Eisenhower to serve two full terms. Clinton [D].
With four candidates, none received a majority. Eighty percent of newspapers endorsed the Republicans, accusing Roosevelt of imposing a centralized economy. By the fall of 1824 four candidates remained in the running. Progressive Party candidate LaFollette received 4,822,856 popular votes for President. The War of 1812 , which had begun five months earlier, was the dominant issue.
Republican James Madison was elevated to the presidency in the election of 1808. Johnson vs. Stevenson of Illinois for president on the third ballot.
Electoral College When Americans vote for a President and Vice President, they are actually voting for presidential electors, known collectively as the electoral college. Election 1832 President Andrew Jackson [D].
Polk [D]. Stephen Douglas vs. Election 1872 President Ulysses S. Parker of Louisiana for vice president.
Pinckney 1. Former vice president Richard M.
Protesting Democratic treatment of black voters, Republicans insisted that Hayes had carried those states but that Democratic electors had voted for Tilden. The Democrats and the president were vulnerable on all these points, but the American people once again chose the familiar in a time of crisis: Bramlette 3 , William S.
Johnson, the first president from the South since Andrew Johnson, had been Democratic leader of the Senate.