Who was on the ballot for president in 2012?
Incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama and his running mate, incumbent Vice President Joe Biden, were re-elected to a second term. They defeated the Republican ticket of businessman and former Governor Mitt Romney of Massachusetts and Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.
Did Jill Stein run in 2012?
In early September 2012, at the height of the Democratic National Convention, the Stein campaign ran their first national television ad campaigns.
What happens if a presidential candidate wins the popular vote but not the electoral vote?
If no candidate receives a majority of electoral votes, the House of Representatives elects the President from the three candidates who received the most electoral votes. Each state delegation has one vote. The Senate elects the Vice President from the two vice presidential candidates with the most electoral votes.
What percent of the vote did Jill Stein get?
On Election Day, Stein finished in 4th with over 1,457,216 votes (more than the previous three Green tickets combined) and 1.07% of the popular vote.
Is Rick Stein married?
Sarah Burnsm. 2011
Jill Steinm. 1975–2007
Did Hamas win an election?
The result was a victory for Hamas, contesting under the list name of Change and Reform, which received 44.45% of the vote and won 74 of the 132 seats, whilst the ruling Fatah received 41.43% of the vote and won just 45 seats.
When was Hamas voted into power?
After Hamas won the Palestinian legislative elections on 25 January 2006, Ismail Haniyeh was nominated Prime Minister, establishing a Palestinian national unity government with Fatah….Governance of the Gaza Strip.
|Hamas Government in Gaza|
|Established||14 June 2007|
|Leader||Prime Minister of the Palestinian National Authority|