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Find Primary and General election results for Presidential, Gubernatorial, and Congressional elections under the Election Results tab. All data tables can be downloaded for manipulation or cited.
To explore elections data over time, select a tool below, and compare different types of data within the Voting and Elections Collection database.
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Vote Counts by Party, Office, and Area will pull specific election results. For instance, the table below shows how Honolulu County voted in Presidential elections from 1980 to 2012, showing a huge spike in Democratic votes when Hawaii native Barack Obama ran for office.
House seats that changed party under Party Dominance is a great tool for tracking the shift in party dominance in the House. Here, we see part of the list of seats that changed party in the mid-term elections following President Obama’s first election.