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List of United States Libertarian Party presidential tickets

This is a list of the candidates for the offices of President of the United States and Vice President of the United States of the Libertarian Party of the United States.

(1972–2016) [ edit ]

1972 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1972 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
John Hospers 1998.jpg John Hospers

State:California

Born: June 9, 1918, Pella, Iowa

Died: June 12, 2011, Los Angeles, California

Alma mater: Central College, Iowa

University of Iowa

Columbia University
Tonie Nathan

State:Oregon

Born: February 9, 1923, New York City, New York

Died: March 20, 2014, Eugene, Oregon

Alma mater: University of Oregon
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Opponent

Richard Nixon

(R-CA)


George McGovern

(D-SD)


1972 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Nixon/Agnew 47,168,710 (60.6%) - McGovern/Shriver 29,173,222 (37.5%) - Hospers/Nathan 3,674 (0%)

Electoral vote: Nixon/Agnew 520 - McGovern/Shriver 17 - Hospers/Nathan 1
Opponent

Spiro T. Agnew

(R-MD)


Sargent Shriver

(D-MD)

1976 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1976 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
Roger MacBride.jpg Roger MacBride

State:Vermont

Born: August 6, 1929, New Rochelle, New York

Died: March 5, 1995, Miami Beach, Florida

Alma mater: Princeton University, Harvard University

Career: Vermont House of Representatives (1963-1965)
David Bergland

State:California

Born: June 4, 1935, Mapleton, Iowa

Died: June 3, 2019

Alma mater: Long Beach City College

University of California, LA

University of Southern California
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Opponent

Gerald Ford

(R-MI)


Jimmy Carter

(D-GA)


1976 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Carter/Mondale 40,831,881 (50.1%) - Ford/Dole 39,148,634 (48.0%) - MacBride/Bergland 172,557 (0.21%)

Electoral vote: Carter/Mondale 290 - Ford/Dole 240
Opponent

Bob Dole

(R-KS)


Walter Mondale

(D-MN)

1980 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1980 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
Seal of the President of the United States.svg Ed Clark

State:California

Born: May 4, 1930, Middleboro, Massachusetts

Alma mater: Dartmouth College, Harvard Law School

Career: 1978 candidate for Governor of California
David Koch

State:Kansas

Born: May 3, 1940, Wichita, Kansas

Died: August 23, 2019

Alma mater:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Career: Vice President of Koch Industries
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Opponent

Jimmy Carter (D-GA)

Ronald Reagan (R-CA)

John B. Anderson

(I-IL)
1980 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Reagan/Bush 43,903,230 (50.8%) - Carter/Mondale 35,480,115 (41.0%) -

Anderson/Lucey 5,719,850 (6.6%) - Clark/Koch 921,128 (1.06%)

Electoral vote: Reagan/Bush 489 - Carter/Mondale 49
Opponent

Walter Mondale (D-MN)

George H.W. Bush (R-TX)

Patrick Lucey (I-WI)

1984 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1984 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
David Bergland.jpg David Bergland

State:California

Born: June 4, 1935, Mapleton, Iowa

Died: June 3, 2019

Alma mater:Long Beach City College

University of California, LA

University of Southern California
James A. Lewis

State:Connecticut

Born: April 20, 1933, Old Saybrook, Connecticut

Died: February 22, 1997 Norwich, Connecticut

Alma mater:Babson College
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Opponent

Ronald Reagan

(R-CA)


Walter Mondale

(D-MN)


1984 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Reagan/Bush 54,455,472 (58.8%) - Mondale/Ferraro 37,577,352 (40.6%) - Bergland/Lewis 228,111 0.25%

Electoral vote: Reagan/Bush 523 - Mondale/Ferraro 13
Opponent

George H.W. Bush

(R-TX)


Geraldine Ferraro

(D-NY)

1988 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1988 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
Ron paul.jpg Ron Paul

State:Texas

Born: August 20, 1935, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Alma mater: Gettysburg College, Duke University

Career: U.S. House of Representatives (1979-1985)
Andre Marrou

State:Alaska

Born: December 4, 1938, Nixon, Texas

Alma mater:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Career: Member of the Alaska House of Representatives (1985-1987)
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Opponent

George H.W. Bush

(R-TX)


Michael Dukakis

(D-MA)
1988 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Bush/Quayle 48,886,097 (53.4%) - Dukakis/Bentsen 41,809,074 (45.7%) - Paul/Marrou 431,750 (0.47%)

Electoral vote: Bush/Quayle 426 - Dukakis/Bentsen 111
Opponent

Dan Quayle

(R-IN)


Lloyd Bentsen

(D-TX)

1992 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1992 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
Marrou-1988-Richmond.jpg Andre Marrou

State:Alaska

Born: December 4, 1938, Nixon, Texas

Alma mater: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Career: Member of the Alaska House of Representatives (1985-1987)
Nancy Lord

State:Nevada

Born: February 8, 1952, Silver Spring, Maryland

Alma mater:University of Maryland, College

Park


University of Maryland,

Baltimore


Georgetown University

Career: Attorney
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Opponents

George H.W.

Bush
(R-TX)


Bill Clinton (D-AR)

Ross Perot

(I-TX)
1992 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Clinton/Gore 44,909,806 (43.0%) - Bush/Quayle 39,104,550 (37.5%) -

Perot/Stockdale 19,743,821 (18.9%) - Marrou/Lord 290,087 (0.28%)

Electoral vote: Clinton/Gore 370 - Bush/Quayle 168
Opponents

Dan Quayle (R-IN)

Al Gore (D-TN)

James Stockdale

(I-CA)

1996, 2000 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
1996 (lost), 2000 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
Harry Browne, author.jpg Harry Browne

State:Tennessee

Born: June 17, 1933, New York City, New York

Died: March 1, 2006, Franklin, Tennessee

Career: Author
Jo Jorgensen

State:South Carolina

Born: May 1, 1957, Greenville, South Carolina

Alma mater: Baylor University

Clemson University

Career: 1992 candidate for South Carolina's 4th congressional district
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Art Olivier

State:California

Born: August 24, 1957, Lynwood, California

Alma mater: Cerritos College

Career: Former mayor of Bellflower, California
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Opponent

Bill Clinton (D-AR)

Bob Dole (R-KS)

Ross Perot

(Reform-TX)
1996 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Clinton/Gore 47,401,185 (49.2%) - Dole/Kemp 39,197,469 (40.7%) -

Perot/Choate 8,085,294 (8.4%) - Browne/Jorgensen 485,759 (0.50%)

Electoral vote: Clinton/Gore 379 - Dole/Kemp 159
Opponent

Al Gore (D-TN)

Jack Kemp (R-NY)

Pat Choate

(Reform-CA)
Opponent

Al Gore

(D-TN)


George W. Bush

(R-TX)


2000 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Gore/Lieberman 50,999,897 (48.4%) - Bush/Cheney 50,456,002 (47.9%)

Browne/Olivier 384,431 (0.36%)

Electoral vote: Bush/Cheney 271 - Gore/Lieberman 266
Opponent

Joe Lieberman

(D-CT)


Dick Cheney

(R-WY)

2004 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
2004 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
SI-MichaelBadnarik1.JPG Michael Badnarik

State:Texas

Born: August 1, 1954, Hammond, Indiana

Career: 2000, 2002 candidate for Texas legislature
Richard Campagna

State:Iowa

Alma mater:Brown University

New York University

St. John's University, New York

Columbia University

American College of

Metaphysical Theology

Career: 2002 candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Iowa
Richard Campagna Kareokee.png
Opponent

George W. Bush

(R-TX)


John Kerry

(D-MA)


2004 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Bush/Cheney 62,040,610 (50.7%) - Kerry/Edwards 59,028,444 (48.3%) - Badnarik/Campagna 397,265 (0.32%)

Electoral vote: Bush/Cheney 286 - Kerry/Edwards 251
Opponent

Dick Cheney

(R-WY)


John Edwards

(D-NC)

2008 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
2008 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
Bob Barr-2008 cropped.jpg Bob Barr

State:Georgia

Born: November 5, 1948, Iowa City, Iowa

Alma mater: University of Southern California

George Washington University

Georgetown University

Career: U.S. House of Representatives (1995-2003)
Wayne Allyn Root

State:Nevada

Born: July 20, 1961, Mount Vernon, New York

Alma mater: Columbia University

Career: Political commentator
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Opponent

John McCain (R-AZ)

Barack Obama (D-IL)
2008 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Obama/Biden 69,498,516 (52.9%) - McCain/Palin 59,948,323 (45.7%)

- Barr/Root 523,715 (0.40%)

Electoral vote: Obama/Biden 365 - McCain/Palin 173
Opponent

Sarah Palin (R-AK)

Joe Biden (D-DE)

2012, 2016 [ edit ]

Presidential

Nominee
2012 (lost), 2016 (lost) Vice Presidential

Nominee
GJ Head Shot 1 (10483995115).jpg Gary Johnson

State:New Mexico

Born: January 1, 1953, Minot, North Dakota

Alma mater: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Career: Governor of New Mexico (1995-2003)
James P. Gray

State:California

Born: February 14, 1945, Washington, D.C.

Alma mater:University of California, Los

Angeles


University of Southern

California


Career:Jurist
Jim Gray.jpg
William Weld

State:Massachusetts

Born: July 31, 1945, Smithtown, New York

Alma mater:Harvard University,

University College, Oxford

Career:Governor of Massachusetts (1991-1997)
William Weld by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Opponent

Barack Obama

(D-IL)


Mitt Romney

(R-MA)
2012 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Obama/Biden 65,915,796 (51.1%) - Romney/Ryan 60,933,500 (47.2%) - Johnson/Gray 1,275,971 (0.99%)

Electoral vote: Obama/Biden 332 - Romney/Ryan 206
Opponent

Joe Biden (D-DE)

Paul Ryan (R-WI)
Opponent

Hillary Clinton

(D-NY)


Donald Trump

(R-NY)


2016 United States presidential election

Popular vote:Clinton/Kaine 65,853,516 (48.2%) - Trump/Pence 62,984,825 (46.1%) - Johnson/Weld 4,489,221 (3.28%)

Electoral vote: Trump/Pence 304 - Clinton/Kaine 227 - Paul/Pence 1[note 1]
Opponent

Tim Kaine

(D-VA)


Mike Pence

(R-IN)

Notes [ edit ]

  1. ^ Texas faithless elector Bill Greene cast his vote for Ron Paul, who has been a member of the Libertarian Party since 2015.

See also [ edit ]

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