The Green Papers: General Election 2000
Primary: Tuesday, June 6, 2000
|President Electoral votes: 3, Term limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime; Electors: How Appointed, Meeting Place, How they voted; Total Popular Vote: 410,997; List of States: Short, Long|
|Republican||240,178||58.44%||Governor George W. Bush|
(3 Electoral Votes)
|Democrat||137,126||33.36%||Vice President Albert A. "Al" Gore, Jr.|
|Natural Law||675||0.16%||John Hagelin|
Forrest Laible received 11 write-in votes for President and Tim Locke received 6 write-in votes for Vice President.
|Governor Term limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 4-term period, Current Governors|
First elected: 1992; re-elected: 1996
Open Seat. Ineligible to run for a third consecutive term. (The current Governor is affected by a term limit and CANNOT run in the next election for Governor).
|Senate 6-year term, Current Senate Senate Electoral Classes|
|Class 1||Republican||Conrad Burns|
First elected: 1988; re-elected: 1994, 2000
Renominated - 6 June 2000 Primary
|Republican||Senator Conrad Burns|
|Class 2||Democrat||Max Baucus|
First elected: 1978; re-elected: 1984, 1990, 1996
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 5, 2002.
|House of Representatives 2 year term, Current House|
Open Seat. Congressman Hill not a candidate for re-election.
|Libertarian||James J. Tikalsky|
|Montana has been allocated only 1 Representative in Congress at large; therefore, the entire state consists of, in effect, only one statewide Congressional District.|