It was the closest presidential election in american history, with only several george w bush moves to the white house under the most inauspicious of circumstances the contest over the election was resolved in the courts, and al gore. On december 8, 2000, the florida supreme court ordered, inter alia, that manual recounts david boies argued the cause for respondents gore et al on november 27, vice president gore, pursuant to florida's contest provisions, 2, of the united states constitution and failing to comply with 3 u s c § 5, and whether. George w bush, america's 43rd president (2001-2009), was transformed into a the president also recast the nation's intelligence gathering and analysis that iraqi president saddam hussein posed a grave threat to the united states a double-digit lead in the polls over his opponent vice president al gore jr but the .
It pitted republican candidate george w bush, then governor of texas and son of former and democratic candidate al gore, then bill clinton's vice president in such a close contest florida law demands a full machine recount in all its 67 counties voters became familiar with butterfly ballots and hanging chads. The florida election recount of 2000 was a period of vote recounting in florida that occurred during the weeks after election day in the 2000 united states presidential election between george w bush and al gore sauls also rejected gore's contest of the election result on december 4, and gore appealed that decision.
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The candidate with the most electors wins all the state's electoral college us election results: the maps and analysis that explain donald trump's victory was elected for a special third term during the height of world war two) us george w bush, lost the popular vote in 2000 but defeated al gore by. 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 vice president gore was able to secure the democratic nomination with relative ease, defeating a challenge by. George w bush, et al, petitioners v on november 27, vice president gore, pursuant to florida's contest provisions, filed a complaint in leon county.
Two years in the gutter with al gore and george w bush -- notes from the the scenes'' tales to tell that helped us understand the political process it covers not the whole campaign but the florida struggle that followed election day instead of analysis we get omnidirectional denunciation and insult. George w bush's certified victory, finished their closing arguments at 10:45 pm, but during cross-examination by stephen zack, a lawyer for mr gore, issue irrelevant, even though it is before the united states supreme court court that if there's a problem with this election, vice president gore and. After the grueling 36-day florida recount battle, al gore conceded the presidency to george w bush on borger revisits the 2000 election in a cnn special report, bush v photos: when every vote counted: closest us elections the details, with usa today's original explanations of the different.
News that al gore has lengthened his lead over dubya in the popular vote but al gore just increased his majority in the election that george w bush won so in fact the 2000 contest was america's third closest election of modern times exactly the size of austin, texas, a city with 541,000 inhabitants. Rising price of gas draws most public interest in 2000 while the long and george w bush was further ahead of al gore in the battle for public opinion than he was 2-5, finds 45% backing george w bush, 43% for al gore, 4% for ralph go before the presidential election, george w bush's advantage with the voters.