United States presidential election in Connecticut, 1900
|Elections in Connecticut|
The 1900 United States presidential election in Connecticut took place on November 6, 1900. Voters chose six representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.
Connecticut overwhelmingly voted for the Republican nominee, President William McKinley, over the Democratic nominee, former U.S. Representative and 1896 Democratic presidential nominee William Jennings Bryan. McKinley won Connecticut by a margin of 15.85% in this rematch of the 1896 presidential election. The return of economic prosperity and recent victory in the Spanish–American War helped McKinley to score a decisive victory.
|United States presidential election in Connecticut, 1900|
|Party||Candidate||Running mate||Popular vote||Electoral vote|
|Republican||William McKinley of Ohio||Theodore Roosevelt of New York||102,572||56.92%||6||100.00%|
|Democratic||William Jennings Bryan of Nebraska||Adlai Ewing Stevenson I of Illinois||74,014||41.07%||0||0.00%|
|Prohibition||John Granville Woolley of Illinois||Henry Brewer Metcalf of Rhode Island||1,617||0.90%||0||0.00%|
|Socialist||Eugene Victor Debs of Indiana||Job Harriman of California||1,029||0.57%||0||0.00%|
|Socialist Labor||Joseph Francis Malloney of Massachusetts||Valentine Remmel of Pennsylvania||908||0.50%||0||0.00%|
- "1900 Presidential General Election Results - Connecticut". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 23 December 2013.