Presidential Elections Since 1789. CQ cites the first named Elector on each slate. Svend Peterson provides the totals for the highest Electors on each slate: D-93,951; R-59,591; Gnb-873; Prb-612. Peterson does not include any scattering. Burnham, using the original returns in the state archives, reports the following: D-92,973; R-59,199; Gnb-762; Prb-719; Scattering-1.