The senate would have taken up a challenge to the vice-presidency results, and because the senate was split 50-50, gore, who was still technically the vice-president at the time, would have been the tiebreaker, so it's possible gore's running mate, joe lieberman, could have been vice-president. Since the 2000 election was so close, how do people feel now should al gore win or did george w bush win fair and square i think george w bush won fair and square because of the electoral college system but think the electoral college system should be changed so majority of vote wins. Owen, you are correct that had gore won in 2000, an obama presidency would not have meant the same thing although, the election of the first african-american president would always have been an historic event. Many answers have extrapolated what a president gore would have done if he won the 2000 general election but we need to explore the initial decision of the bush v gore case before the supreme court.
The united states presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential electionit was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000 republican candidate george w bush, the governor of texas and the eldest son of the 41st president george h w bush, won the election by defeating democratic nominee al gore, the incumbent vice presidentit was the fourth of five presidential elections in. Maybe he would've prevented 9/11 there was a document osama bin laden determined to strike in the united states that bush didn't read bush was incompetent gore would've read that document right away and taken the appropriate steps to protect our country even if 9/11 still happened gore would. Contrary to what many partisans of former vice president al gore have charged, the united states supreme court did not award an election to mr bush that otherwise would have been won by mr gore.
The 2000 presidential campaign of al gore, the 45th vice president of the united states under president bill clinton, began when he announced his candidacy for the presidency of the united states in carthage, tennessee on june 16, 1999. But trump’s surrogates say the republican presidential nominee isn’t doing anything that hasn’t been done before — by 2000 democratic presidential nominee al gore. For example, if the us had preferential voting in 2000, al gore would have likely waltzed into the oval office thanks to the second-preference votes of most of the 28 million people who voted for. The united states presidential election of 2000 remains one of the hotly contested and the most disputed election in the history of america it was a tug of war between the democratic party candidate, al gore who by then was the vice president and george w bush the republican candidate. Best answer: no, the united states supreme court ruled on it al gore lost despite what democrats say even the democrats on the supreme court said it was a legit election and there were multiple recounts to back it up.
The united states presidential election of 2000 was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000, to elect the president of the united states it was the 54th consecutive quadrennial election for president and vice president republican party candidate john mccain, senior us senator from arizona, defeated democratic party candidate al gore, then-vice president. United states presidential election of 2000, american presidential election held on nov 7, 2000, in which republican george w bush narrowly lost the popular vote to democrat al gore but defeated gore in the electoral college the campaign gore, as bill clinton’s vice president for eight years, was the clear favourite in the primary to win the democratic nomination. Gore, 531 us 98 (2000), was a decision of the united states supreme court that settled a recount dispute in florida's 2000 presidential election the ruling was issued on december 12, 2000 the ruling was issued on december 12, 2000. There is little that gore could have or would have done nine months into office that would have stopped 9/11 without knowing about 9/11 or getting very lucky the real difference would have been the aftermath. George w bush won the electoral college in 2000 following the recount in florida but al gore received more popular votes — about 540,000 more than mr bush nationally, or about 05 percent of all votes cast across the country so mr gore would have won the election if not for the electoral.
The other contender in 2000, alan keyes, never won a national election in his life in 2008 he split from the republicans and formed america's party his motivation was his failure to even get on the republican presidential ballot in 2008. Presidential candidates democratic vice president al gore, left, and republican texas governor george w bush arrive on stage for their first debate october 3, 2000 at the university of massachusetts in boston. In all likelihood, george w bush still would have won florida and the presidency last year if either of two limited recounts -- one requested by al gore, the other ordered by the florida supreme court -- had been completed, according to a study commissioned by the washington post and other news organizations. How the us supreme court decided the presidential election of 2000 learn how florida ended up determining whether al gore or george w bush would win the us presidency in 2000.
Of course he probably did win it, but the title is referring to what if that result had become a reality. Despite the fact that i was a gore/lieberman supporter in 2000 and i still think that bush was a bad president even with obama's well-deserved declining approval rating, i also think that gore would have been a one-term president. The 2000 and 2004 presidential elections were more than controversial in each case, exit polling, known to be accurate to well within 1% showed nearly landslide victories for both gore and, in 2004, john kerry.
George w bush defeats al gore, 2000 (-51% margin) the 2000 us presidential election pitted texas republican governor george w bush against incumbent vice president albert gore to win the republican nomination, bush beat his strongest challenger, john mccain. Clinton did after the oklahoma city bombing, and president al gore might well have followed suit after 9/11 with his own versions of the patriot act and the terrorist surveillance program. Bush poll is breathtakingif al gore had won, for starters: had gore been briefed by intelligence officers as bush was in august 2001 about terrorist planes attacking buildings, gore would have. Al gore's concession speech in 2000 may have been the most unconventional ever in that it took place on december 13, a day after the supreme court ruled that florida's 29 electoral votes would go.
The presidential elections of the united states, one of the most powerful countries on earth, have been associated with numerous controversies through the years the upcoming 2016 us presidential elections is one of the most controversial ones in the history of the country. Former vice president al gore talks about climate change (l) as us democratic presidential nominee hillary clinton listens at a rally at miami dade college in miami, florida, us october 11, 2016.