2004 United States presidential election

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The 2004 United States presidential election was the 55th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 2, 2004.wikipedia
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John Kerry

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Incumbent Republican President George W. Bush defeated Democratic nominee John Kerry, a United States Senator from Massachusetts. In sheer numbers, John Kerry had fewer endorsements than Dean, who was far ahead in the superdelegate race going into the Iowa caucuses in January 2004.
He was the Democratic nominee in the 2004 presidential election, losing to Republican incumbent George W. Bush.

2004 Democratic Party presidential primaries

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Former Governor Howard Dean emerged as the early front-runner in the 2004 Democratic primaries, but Kerry won the first set of primaries in January 2004 and clinched his party's nomination in March after a series of primary victories.
The 2004 Democratic presidential primaries were the selection process by which voters of the Democratic Party chose its nominee for President of the United States in the 2004 U.S. presidential election.

George W. Bush

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Incumbent Republican President George W. Bush defeated Democratic nominee John Kerry, a United States Senator from Massachusetts.
In the 2004 presidential race, Bush defeated Democratic Senator John Kerry in a close election.

John Edwards

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Kerry chose Senator John Edwards of North Carolina, who had himself sought the party's 2004 presidential nomination, to be his running mate.
He was the Democratic nominee for Vice President in 2004, and was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2004 and 2008.

2004 United States presidential election in Ohio

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He swept the South and the Mountain States and took the crucial swing states of Ohio, Iowa, and New Mexico, the latter two being flipped Republican.
The 2004 United States presidential election in Ohio took place on November 2, 2004, and was part of the 2004 United States presidential election.

Dick Cheney

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Bush and incumbent Vice President Dick Cheney were renominated by their party with no difficulty.
In 2004 Cheney was reelected to his second term as Vice President with Bush as President, defeating their Democratic opponents Senators John Kerry and John Edwards.

2004 United States presidential election in Florida

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The Florida race this time saw Bush winning with a solid five-point margin, unlike the razor-thin margin of the previous election that was ultimately decided by the United States Supreme Court in the case of Bush v. Gore.
The 2004 United States presidential election in Florida took place on November 2, 2004, as part of the 2004 United States presidential election.

2004 United States election voting controversies

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Some aspects of the election process were subject to controversy, but not to the degree seen in the 2000 presidential election.
During the 2004 United States presidential election, concerns were raised about various aspects of the voting process, including whether voting had been made accessible to all those entitled to vote, whether ineligible voters were registered, whether voters were registered multiple times, and whether the votes cast had been correctly counted.

Al Sharpton

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In 2004, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. presidential election.

Dennis Kucinich

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A former U.S. Representative from Ohio, serving from 1997 to 2013, he was also a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in the 2004 and 2008 Presidential elections.

Howard Dean

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Former Governor Howard Dean emerged as the early front-runner in the 2004 Democratic primaries, but Kerry won the first set of primaries in January 2004 and clinched his party's nomination in March after a series of primary victories.
Dean was a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 2004 presidential election.

2004 Republican National Convention

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On March 10, 2004, Bush officially clinched the number of delegates needed to be nominated at the 2004 Republican National Convention in New York City.
Bush and Cheney faced the Democratic Party's ticket of John Kerry and John Edwards in the 2004 presidential election.

Carol Moseley Braun

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She was a candidate for the Democratic nomination during the 2004 U.S. presidential election.

Flip-flop (politics)

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Bush presented himself as a decisive leader and attacked Kerry as a "flip-flopper", while Kerry criticized Bush's conduct of the Iraq War.
The term also was used extensively in the 2004 U.S. presidential election campaign.

2004 Iowa Democratic caucuses

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In sheer numbers, John Kerry had fewer endorsements than Dean, who was far ahead in the superdelegate race going into the Iowa caucuses in January 2004.
They were the first major test of some of the leading contenders for the Democratic Party's nomination as its candidate for the U.S. presidential election, 2004.

Michael Badnarik

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Although the overall result of the election was not challenged by the Kerry campaign, Green Party presidential candidate David Cobb and Libertarian Party presidential candidate Michael Badnarik obtained a recount in Ohio.
He was the Libertarian Party nominee for President of the United States in the 2004 elections, and placed fourth in the race, behind independent candidate Ralph Nader and the two major party candidates, George W. Bush and John Kerry.

2004 Democratic National Convention

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On July 6, Kerry selected Edwards as his running mate, shortly before the 2004 Democratic National Convention was held later that month in Boston.
The 2004 Democratic National Convention convened from July 26 to 29, 2004 at the FleetCenter (now the TD Garden) in Boston, Massachusetts, and nominated Senator John Kerry from Massachusetts for President and Senator John Edwards from North Carolina for Vice President, respectively, in the 2004 presidential election.

Lincoln Chafee

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Senator Lincoln Chafee from Rhode Island considered challenging Bush on an anti-war platform in New Hampshire, but decided not to run after the capture of Saddam Hussein in December 2003.
Known for often disagreeing with the Republican Party leadership, Chafee says he did not cast his ballot for President George W. Bush in the 2004 election, instead choosing to write in former president George H. W. Bush as a nod to the Republican Party of his father.

Peter Camejo

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In the 2004 United States presidential election, he was selected by independent candidate Ralph Nader as his vice-presidential running mate on a ticket which had the endorsement of the Reform Party.

Pat LaMarche

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Patricia Helen LaMarche (born November 26, 1960) is an American political figure and activist with the Green Party of the United States; she was the party's vice-presidential candidate in the 2004 U.S. presidential election, with David Cobb as its presidential candidate, and was one of seven co-chairs of the party's national committee, the Green Party of the United States, elected to that position on July 24, 2005.

Chuck Baldwin

Chuck Baldwin, 2008 presidential candidate for the Constitution Party
He was the presidential nominee of the Constitution Party for the 2008 U.S. presidential election and had previously been its nominee for U.S. vice president in 2004.

David Cobb (activist)

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Although the overall result of the election was not challenged by the Kerry campaign, Green Party presidential candidate David Cobb and Libertarian Party presidential candidate Michael Badnarik obtained a recount in Ohio.
David Keith Cobb (born 1962) is an American attorney, liberal political activist, campaign manager, and politician, who was the Green Party presidential candidate for the 2004 election.

George W. Bush military service controversy

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Bush was accused of failing to fulfill his required service in the Texas Air National Guard.
Controversy over George W. Bush's military service in the Air National Guard was an issue that first gained widespread public attention during the 2004 presidential campaign.

Killian documents controversy

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However, the focus quickly shifted to the conduct of CBS News after they aired a segment on 60 Minutes Wednesday, introducing what became known as the Killian documents.
Dan Rather presented four of these documents as authentic in a 60 Minutes II broadcast aired by CBS on September 8, 2004, less than two months before the 2004 presidential election, but it was later found that CBS had failed to authenticate them.

Republican Party (United States)

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Incumbent Republican President George W. Bush defeated Democratic nominee John Kerry, a United States Senator from Massachusetts.
Voters who attend church weekly gave 61% of their votes to Bush in 2004 and those who attend occasionally gave him only 47% while those who never attend gave him 36%.