Change the year to display a different presidential election. Use the link below the legend for a more detailed narrative of that election including (for most years) an interactive electoral map that lets you change the course of history. For a different perspective, take a look at our ‘same since’ electoral maps, which track the increasing polarization of our country. You can also view maps since 1972 by margin of victory.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (Grand Old Party), is one of the two major … The liberal Republican element was overwhelmed by a conservative surge begun by Barry …. it united with War Democrats to nominate Lincoln on the National Union Party ticket. …. After 1970, the liberal wing began to fade away.