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How has New Mexico voted in the Presidential race since 1960?

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October 09, 2008 11:26PM

First, a breakdown since 1948, then an analysis: Year Democrat Republican 1948 Truman 56% Dewey 43% 1952 Stevenson 44% Eisenhower 55% 1956 Stevenson 42% Eisenhower 58% 1960 Kennedy 50% Nixon 49% 1964 Johnson 59% Goldwater 40% 1968 Humphrey 40% Nixon 52% 1972 McGovern 37% Nixon 62% 1976 Carter 48% Ford 51% 1980 Carter 37% Reagan 55% 1984 Mondale 39% Reagan 60% 1988 Dukakis 47% G Bush 52% 1992 Clinton 46% G Bush 37% 1996 Clinton 49% Dole 42% 2000 Gore 48% GW Bush 47`% 2002 Kerry 49% GW Bush 50% Obviously only Democrat and Repulican incumbants are represented here, so percentages may not add up to 100. Since 1948, New Mexico has elected for president:

Democrat: 40% Republican 60%