Arkansas 2016 Election

2016, 2016 Presidential Campaign, Arkansas, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Political Maps by State, Politicians, Year

Despite Hillary Clinton’s ties to Arkansas, her husband Bill Clinton was a former governor and won the state in both 1992 and 1996, she has little chance of winning. Donald Trump is expected to win the states 6 electoral votes.

Senator John Boozman (Republican) is up for re-election and expected to easily win.

Arkansas Political Facts

Governor: Asa Hutchinson (Republican) – Current Term: 2015 – 2019

Electoral Votes: 6

Poll Hours – November 8th, 2016:

Past Arkansas Presidential Election Results

Democratic Winner | Republican Winner

Year Democratic Candidate | % of Vote Republican Candidate | % of Vote
2012 Obama 37% Romney 60%
2008 Obama 39% McCain 59%
2004 Kerry 45% Bush 54%
2000 Gore 46% Bush 51%
1996 Clinton 54% Dole 37%
1992 Clinton 53% Bush 36%
1988 Dukakis 42% Bush 56%
1984 Mondale 38% Reagan 61%
1980 Carter 47% Reagan 48%
1976 Carter 65% Ford 35%
1972 McGovern 31% Nixon 69%
1968 Humphrey 30% Nixon 31%
1964 Johnson 56% Goldwater 43%
1960 Kennedy 50% Nixon 43%

Arkansas State Facts

Population (2010 census): 2,915,918
Population Rank By State: 32
Population Growth Estimate (2010-2014): 1.7%
Capital: Little Rock
Largest City: Little Rock
State Nickname: The Natural State