What was the outcome of the 2000 presidential election? A. George W. Bush lost the popular vote but won the presidency. B. George W. Bush won the popular vote by a large margin and the electoral vote by a small margin. C. George W. Bush won the popular vote but lost the Electoral vote. D. George W. Bush won both the popular vote and the Electoral vote by large margins.
A. George W. Bush lost the popular vote, but won the presidency. This election was actually one of the closest in American history. The ballots had to be recounted.