99 votes in 1944 189 votes in 1948
365 votes (67.8%)
It is impossible for candidates NOT to receive electoral votes. The president is solely elected upon electoral votes. At the current point in time a candidate MUST receive at least 270 electoral votes to win. If a candidate does not receive 270 votes, the U.S, House of Representatives elects the President from among the 3 candidates receiving the most electoral votes. 12th Amendment to the constitution
He received: 50,456,002 popular votes.
270 votes to win
No. Obama received 365 electoral votes, McCain received 173.
Tennessee controls eleven votes, as they have since 1984.