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U.S. Presidential Election in New York, 2016
Hillary Rodham Clinton2 Donald Trump Jill Stein
Nominee Hillary Clinton Donald Trump Jill Stein
Party Democratic Republican Green
Home state New York New York Massachusetts
Running mate Tim Kaine Mike Pence Ajamu Bakara
Electoral vote 29 0 0
Popular vote 5,174,986 792,063 701,347
Percentage 66.75% 10.22% 9.05%
Johnson Darrell Castle
Nominee Gary Johnson Darrell Castle
Party Libertarian Constitution
Home state New Mexico Tennessee
Running mate William Weld Scott Bradley
Electoral vote 0 0
Popular vote 517,946 511,143
Percentage 6.68% 6.59%

The 2016 United States presidential election in New York will take place on November 8, 2016, as part of the 2016 General Election in which all 50 states plus The District of Columbia participate. New York voters will choose 29 electors to represent them in the Electoral College via a popular vote pitting Former Secretary of State and her running mate, HUD Secretary Julian Castro against Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence. Hillary Clinton won New York by an unprecedented 42.44% margin, giving her the largest vote margin in the history of New York and the largest percentage of the vote for any presidential candidate in the state since 1964.

On April 19, 2016, in the presidential primaries, New York voters expressed their preferences for the Democratic, Republican, and Green parties' respective nominees for President. Registered members of each party only voted in their party's primary, while voters who were unaffiliated with either party didn't vote in the primary.

Primary Edit

Democratic Edit

Hillary Clinton defeated Bernie Sanders, winning 57% to Sanders's 42%. She won 139 pledged delegates while Sanders won 108 pledged delegates. Nobody else appeared on the ballot.

Republican Edit

Donald Trump defeated John Kasich, winning 59% to Kasich's 25%. He won 89 delegates while Kasich got 6 delegates. Ted Cruz also appeared on the ballot.

Green Edit

Jill Stein defeated William Kreml, winning 89% to Kreml's 3.5%. She won 16 delegates to Kreml's 1. Everyone else got 4% of the vote. Bernie Sanders got 3.5% of the vote and 1 delegate, but he was running as a Democrat.

Results Edit

Party Nominee Home State Running Mate Popular Vote Percentage Electoral Vote
Democratic Hillary Clinton New York Tim Kaine 5,174,986 66.75% 29
Republican Donald Trump New York Mike Pence 792,063 10.22% 0
Green Jill Stein Massachusetts Ajamu Bakara 701,347 9.05%
Libertarian Gary Johnson (write-in) New Mexico William Weld 517,946 6.68%
Constitution Darrell Castle Tennessee Scott Bradley 511,143 6.59%
Reform Rocky De La Fuente California Michael Steinberg 53,121 0.68%
Write-ins N/A 11,207 0.01%

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