Montana 2016 Election

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Montana is another solid Republican state and Donald Trump is expected to easliy win the states 3 electoral votes. Bill Clinton was the last Democratic presidential candidate to win Montana in 1992.

Competitive House of Representative Elections: Representative Ryan Zinke (Republican) is up for re-election and likely to win.

Montana Political Facts

Governor: Steve Bullock (Democratic) – Current Term: 2013 – 2017

U.S. Representatives: # of Representatives: 1
Electoral Votes: 3

Poll Hours – November 8th, 2016:

  • Polls Open: 7 a.m.
  • Polls Close: 8 p.m.
  • Montana Voting Information
  • Notes: Polling places having fewer than 400 registered voters will be open from at least noon to 8 p.m. or until all registered voters in any precinct have voted, at which time that precinct’s polling place must be closed immediately.[34]

Past Montana Presidential Election Results

Democratic Winner | Republican Winner

Year Democratic Candidate | % of Vote Republican Candidate | % of Vote
2012 Obama 42% Romney 56%
2008 Obama 47% McCain 50%
2004 Kerry 39% Bush 59%
2000 Gore 33% Bush 58%
1996 Clinton 41% Dole 44%
1992 Clinton 38% Bush 35%
1988 Dukakis 46% Bush 52%
1984 Mondale 38% Reagan 61%
1980 Carter 32% Reagan 57%
1976 Carter 45% Ford 53%
1972 McGovern 38% Nixon 58%
1968 Humphrey 42% Nixon 51%
1964 Johnson 59% Goldwater 41%
1960 Kennedy 49% Nixon 51%

Montana State Facts

Population (2010 census): 989,415
Population Rank By State: 44
Population Growth Estimate (2010-2014): 3.5%
Capital: Helena
Largest City: Billings
State Nickname: Treasure State