Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  OR US President
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Oregon > President
Parent RaceUS President National Vote
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1948 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1948 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1948 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1949 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1953 - 12:00pm
Turnout 48.09% Total Population
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedMr. Matt May 05, 2012 05:40pm
Data Sources
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1944
NameFranklin Delano Roosevelt Votes248,635 (51.78%)
Term01/20/1945 - 01/20/1949 Margin23,270 (+4.85%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1952
NameDwight David Eisenhower Votes420,815 (60.54%)
Term01/20/1953 - 01/20/1957 Margin150,236 (+21.61%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 21, 1948 OR US President - R Primary Thomas E. Dewey
R 226,974
May 21, 1948 OR US President - D Primary Harry S. Truman
D 120,398
MAP

Curve
Embed Code Data
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

10/26/1948 10/29/1948

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Gov. Thomas E. Dewey (I) President Harry S. Truman Secretary of Commerce Henry A. Wallace Party Leader Norman M. Thomas  
PartyRepublican Democratic Progressive Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes260,904 (49.78%) 243,147 (46.40%) 14,978 (2.86%) 5,051 (0.96%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -17,757 (-3.39%) -245,926 (-46.93%) -255,853 (-48.82%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date -- -- -- --  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg50.94%-- 45.16%-- 4.00%-- 0.00%--  
Gallup 
10/26/48-10/29/48
54.00% -- 42.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION