Did Illegal Overseas Absentee Ballots Decide the 2000 U.S. Presidential Election?

@article{Imai2004DidIO,
  title={Did Illegal Overseas Absentee Ballots Decide the 2000 U.S. Presidential Election?},
  author={Kosuke Imai and Gary King},
  journal={Perspectives on Politics},
  year={2004},
  volume={2},
  pages={537 - 549}
}
  • K. Imai, G. King
  • Published 2004
  • Political Science
  • Perspectives on Politics
Although not widely known until much later, Al Gore received 202 more votes than George W. Bush on election day in Florida. George W. Bush is president because he overcame his election day deficit with overseas absentee ballots that arrived and were counted after election day. In the final official tally, Bush received 537 more votes than Gore. These numbers are taken from the official results released by the Florida Secretary of State's office and so do not reflect overvotes, undervotes… Expand
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