1944 United States presidential election

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1944 United States presidential election

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531 members of the Electoral College
266 electoral votes needed to win
 
Nominee Thomas E. Dewey James Farley Henry Wallace
Party Republican Democrat Progressive
Home state New York New York Iowa
Running mate Joseph Martin Jr. Paul Dever Claude Pepper
Electoral vote 356 175 1
States carried 30 18 0
Popular vote 19,783,675 18,207,984 5,296,072
Percentage 45.7% 42.1% 12.2%

Presidential election results map. Red denotes states won by Dewey/Martin, and blue denotes those won by Farley/Dever. Green denotes the electoral vote for Wallace/Pepper by an Iowa faithless elector.

President before election

Thomas E. Dewey
Republican

Elected President

Thomas E. Dewey
Republican