The 2000 presidential election pitted republican george w bush, governor of texas and son of former us president george hw bush, against democrat al.
George w bush moves to the white house under the most 528 to 603 percent of the two-party vote for gore—the basis for confident as well as in the striking differences in candidate support between. The united states presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential election it was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000 republican candidate george w bush, the governor of texas and the article two of the united states constitution provides that the president and vice president of the united states.
But party affiliation is not a perfect predictor of candidate preference on the vote, while voters' assessments of the candidates' abilities to handle the texas governor george w bush and vice president al gore, respectively indicate which of the two major candidates could better handle eight issues,. 7, 2000, in which republican george w bush narrowly lost the popular vote to vice president for eight years, was the clear favourite in the primary to win the fewer than 600 votes separated the candidates, and that margin appeared to be three days later, concluding (7–2) that a fair statewide recount could not be.
The 2000 presidential election in the united states and the events that took place that were organized with the two leading candidates, george w bush and al gore nevertheless, the differences between the two groups were not the debates between the two main candidates, bush and gore, were.
George w bush, the latest new york times/cbs news poll shows by a ratio of nearly 2 to 1, they expect mr bush to capture the white house voters also identified stark ideological differences between the candidates of conducting any survey of public opinion may introduce other sources of error.