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2012 Presidential Election

Electoral College Members
  • This list shows the Electoral College members from each State,and the number of popular votes cast for those Electors. These results were taken from each state's Certificate of Vote.
  • See the State Certificates of Ascertainment for more information on elector-candidates and popular vote totals.
  • See the State Certificates of Vote to view the Elector's votes for President and Vice President.

States beginning with:
A through H   |   I through M   |   N through R   |   S through W


Electors by State:

ALABAMA – 9 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 4,779,736
1,255,925 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Edward S. Allen
Robert A. Cusanelli
Robert Fincher
Terry Lathan
Susan Neuwien
James Elbert Peters
Lynn Robinson
Will Sellers
Sen. James T. Waggoner

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

ALASKA – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 710,231
164,676 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Kristie D. Babcock
Kathleen R. Miller
Christopher L. Nelson

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

ARIZONA – 11 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census:  6,392,017
1,233,654 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Don M. Ascoli
Malcolm, Jr. Barrett
Paul Gilbert
Robert Haney
Leona Johnston
Gregory Mendoza
Steve Montenegro
Kristine Morrissey
Thomas Morrissey
John D. Rhodes
C. T. Wright

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

ARKANSAS – 6 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 2,915,918
647,744 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Larry Bailey
Jonathan Barnett
Reta Hamilton
Robin Lundstrum
Benny Speaks
Doyle Webb

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

CALIFORNIA – 55 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 37,253,956
7,854,285 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Michael Williams Adams
Alisha Aguilar
Maria Teresa Becerra
Janine Vivienne Bera
Karen Chang
Aaron Samuel Conaway
Greg Conger
Raymond Cordova
Mollie Culver
Dennis Donohue
Sandy Emberland
Ernesto Encinas
John Freidenrich
Felipe Fuentes
Patricia W. Garamendi
Bobby Glaser
Dolores Clara Huerta
William H. Kysella, Jr.
Laura Lee
Daniel Leroux
Dave Low
Mark Macarro
Jane Morrison
Donald Mullen
Chris M. Myers
Anu Natarajan
Sandy L. Nixon
Ricardo Roybal Olivarez
Louis Paulson
Geoffrey Pete
Bonnie Burns Price
Andre Quintero
Michael Ray
Terry Reardon
Brooke Reed
Gwen Regalia
Meriam Louise Reynosa
Gregory Lucas Rodriguez
Alexandra Rooker
Gary Rotto
Alfonso Sanchez
Barbara Schraeger
John Harold Simpson
Laurie Stalnaker
Ranada Stephenson
Xiaoguang Sun
Maeley Lock Tom
Kyriakos Tsakopoulos
Christopher Tumbeiro
Ernest Joseph Vasti
Ruben Antonio Villalobos
Dean E. Vogel
Diane Watson
Sanford Weiner
Steven Ray Young

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

COLORADO – 9 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 5,029,196
1,322,998 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Polly Baca
Thomas E. Cronin
Anthony Eric Graves
Gilbert Ortiz
Terry Phillips
Debra Pilch
Laurence W. Steele
Richard O'Dean Swain
Alvin D. Rivera

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

CONNECTICUT – 7 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 3,574,097
905,083 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Carmen Colon
James C. Ezzes
Jason Jakubowski
Jacqueline James
Larry Pleasant
Ronald C. Schurin
Mildred Torres-Ferguson

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

DELAWARE – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2000 census: 897,934
242,584 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Abby Betts
Peter Keenan
Delores McLamb

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 601,723
267,070 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Yvette M. Alexander
Donald R. Dinan
William P. Lightfoot

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

FLORIDA – 29 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 18,801,310
4,237,756 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Lynette Acosta
Burt Aaronson
Scott Arceneaux
T. Wayne Bailey
Carol M. Bartleson
Leon Belton
Tim Bottcher
Alan Clendenin
Ana Cruz
Buddy Dyer
Joe Faulk
Rita Fernandino
Joe Gibbons
Audrey Gibson
Dina Heffernan
Vonzelle Johnson
Luis Lauredo
Elena McCollough
Amy Mercado
Vivian Mitchell
Jean Monestime
Susannah Randolph
Rod Smith
Justin Spiller
Bob Troy
Kirk Wagar
Ashley M. Walker
Alan Williams
Jeanette Wynn

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

GEORGIA – 16 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census:   9,687,653
2,078,688 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Teresa Jeter Chappell
James Randolph Evans
Sue P. Everhart
DarreU L. Galloway
Linda D. Herren
Kathy S. Hildebrand
Hsiao Lung Ho
Anne Ware Lewis
Kelly Lynn Loeffler
Robert Luther Mayzes
Lautoria Estes Morgan
Eugene E. Pearson, Jr.
George Ervin Perdue, III
Frank B. Strickland
Eric J. Tanenblatt
Julianne Elizabeth Thompson

Certificate of Ascertaiment   |   Certificate of Vote

HAWAII – 4 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,360,301
306,658 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Michael Golojuch. Sr.
Marina Schwartz
Debbie Shimizu
Marie Dolores (Dolly) Strazar

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

IDAHO – 4 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,567,582
420,911 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Travis Hawkes
Teresa Luna
Jason Risch
Damond Watkins

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

ILLINOIS – 20 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 12,830,632
3,019,512 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Carrie Austin
Julia Kennedy Beckman
Barb Brown
Christine Cegelis
Barbara Flynn-Currie
John R. Daley
Vera Davis
James A. Deleo
Lynn Foster
Lauren Beth Gash
Mark Guethle
Debbie Halvorson
Don Johnston
Shirley McCombs
Andrew R. Madigan
Ricardo Munoz
William Marovit
John Nelson
Toni Preckwinkle
Nancy Shepherdson

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

INDIANA – 11 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 6,483,802
1,420,543 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Robert Grand
Eric Holcomb
Kyle Hupfer
Susan Lightle
Scott Molin
Jamey Noel
William Ruppel
Steve Shine
William Springer
Pearl Swanigan
Charles Williams

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

IOWA – 6 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 3,046,355
822,544 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Dale Creech
William Gluba
Theodore Herrick
Glen Sailsbury
Jan Shirley
Marc Wallace

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

KANSAS – 6 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 2,853,118
692634 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Amanda Adkins
Kelly Arnold
Jeff Colyer
Randy Duncan
Todd Tiahrt
Helen Van Etten

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

KENTUCKY – 8 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 4,339,367
1,087,190 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Mira Ball
Mary Ann Baron
Wilma W. Cooper
Lawrence E. Cox
Dave Disponett
Terry E. Forcht
Robert L. Mitchell
Kevin Sell

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

LOUISIANA – 8 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 4,533,372
1,152,262 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Jimmy C. Allen
Michael R. Bayham, Jr.
Harold O. Coates
Christian J. Gil
Legena "Gena" Gore
Louis S. Gurvich, Jr.
Garrett C. Monti
S. Scott Wilfong

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MAINE – 4 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,328,361
401,306 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Diane Denk
Jill Duson
Craig Hickman
Marianne Stevens

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MARYLAND – 10 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 5,773,552
1,677,844 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Kumar Barve
Jonathan K. Branch
Tashea Brodgins
Helen L. Dale
Cheryl Everman
Richard Madaleno, Jr.
Gary W. Michael
Joseline Pena-Melnyk
Beth Swoap
Alonzo Washington

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MASSACHUSETTS – 11 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 6,547,629
1,921,290 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Sandy E. Bagley
Janet M. Beyer
James Eliseo DiTullio
Louis A. Elisa, II
Paul J.Giorgio
Candy Glazer
Susan M. Kennedy
Mike Lake
James McGowan
Karen L. Payne
Diane M. Saxe

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MICHIGAN – 16 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 9,883,640
2,564,569 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Jane Ahern
Dorothy Burrell
Peggy Ciaramitaro
Steve Cook
Cindy Estrada
Marge Faville
Hilliard Hampton
Norwood Jewell
Dorothy Johnson
Jess Minks
Joanne Murphy
Howard Pizzo
Toni Sessoms
Walter Sobczak
James Winne
Marion Vanderveen

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MINNESOTA – 10 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 5,303,925
1,546,167 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Lucy Buckner
Jettie Ann Hill
Dee Long
Joe Moren
Al Patton
Shanti Shah
Rick Stafford
Russ Warren
Janet Weir
Paul Wright

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MISSISSIPPI – 6 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 2,967,297
710,746 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Austin Barbour
Ricky Jay Calhoun
Charles Cannada
William Randolph James
William D. Mounger
Billy R. Powell

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MISSOURI – 10 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 5,988,927
1,482,440 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Mavis C. Busiek
Stanley Cox
Matthew G. Gertsner
Robert L. Green
John Judd
Michael Koop
R. Layne Morrill
Penelope Z. Quigg
David Stokes
Kurt Witzel

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

MONTANA – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 989,415
267,928 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Thelma Baker
John Brenden
Errol Galt

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NEBRASKA – 5 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,826,341
475,064 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Mary Crawford
Joe Hampton
Mick Jensen
Kay Orr
Arlene Steier

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NEVADA – 6 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 2,700,551
531,373 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Theresa Benitez-Thompson
Samuel Lieberman
Marty Ann McGarry
Rose McKinney-James
John Ponticello
Randolph Soltero

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NEW HAMPSHIRE – 4 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,316,470
369,561 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

James Demers
Joanne Dowdell
Mary Rauh
C. Arthur Soucy

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NEW JERSEY – 14 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 8,791,894
2,122,786 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Frank Argote-Freyre
Marion G. Costanza
Suzanne Marshall Discher
Christopher Irving
Jeffrey Laurenti
John J. McCarthy
Ileana Montes
Ida Ochoteco
Paul Penna
Robert F. Renaud
Virginia N. Scott
Henry G. Sykes
Philip Thigpen
Beth E. Timberman

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NEW MEXICO – 5 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 2,059,179
415,335 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Elizabeth "Lisa" Chavez
Katherine "Kat" Duran
Tracy Goodluck
Pamelya Herndon
David Thomson

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NEW YORK – 29 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 19,378,102
4,018,385 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Scott Adams
Anne Marie Anzalone
Steve Bellone
Byron Brown
Karim Camara
Mario Cilento
Sheila Comar
Walter Cooper
Bill DeBlasio
Ruben Diaz, Jr.
Tom DiNapoli
Robert Duffy
Emily Giske
George Gresham
Peter Harckham
Hakeem Jeffries
Ken Jenkins
Gerald D. Jennings
Virginia Kee
Stephanie Miner
Joseph Morelle
Felix Ortiz
Christine C. Quinn
Eric Schneiderman
Sheldon Silver
Archie Spigner
Irene Stein
Scott Stringer
Keith L.T. Wright

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NORTH CAROLINA – 15 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 9,535,483
2,270,395 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Don Abernathy
Dodie Allen
Charles Barrett
Michael Esser
Barbara Hines
Robert Levy
Paul Penney
Felice Pete
James Art Pope
James Proctor
David Ruden
Mary Jo Shepherd
William Shillito
Garry Terry
Ashley Woolard

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

NORTH DAKOTA – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 672,591
188,320 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Layton Freborg
Mary Lee
David Nething

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

OHIO – 18 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 11,536,504
2,827,621 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Ann Block
Sarah Brown-Clark
Grace Anne Cherrington
Michael Friedman
William J. Healy, II
Tracy Heard
Cathina Hourani
Pernel Jones, Jr.
Wade Kapszukiewicz
Ryan Kolegar
Constance Lighthall
Kevin Malecek
Mark Owens
Chris Redfern
Ted Strickland
Daniel Traicoff
Jeremy Van Meter
William Young

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

OKLAHOMA – 7 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 3,751,351
891,325 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Jason Cowen
Duane Crumbacher
David Holt
Joe Peters
Mark Thomas
Lawrence A. Williamson
Lynn Windel

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

OREGON – 7 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 3,831,074
970,488 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Michael J. Bohan
Shirley A. Cairns
Frank J. Dixon
Michael B. Miles
Harry W. (Sam) Sappington
R.P. Joe Smith
Meredith Wood Smith

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

PENNSYLVANIA – 20 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 12,702,379
2,990,274 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Mark L. Alderman
Cindy M. Bass
Richard Bloomingdale
C. Kim Bracey
James R. Bum, Jr.
Jay Costa
Frank Dermody
Rich Fitzgerald
Penny Gerber
Amanda Green Hawkins
Vincent J. Hughes
Susan Golden Jacobson
Clifford B. Levine
Robert M. McCord
Michael A. Nutter
Lazar M. Palnick
Roxanne G. Pauline
Jose Rosado
Cynthia D. Shapira
Joshua D. Shapiro

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

RHODE ISLAND – 4 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,052,567
279,677 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Marvin L. Abney
Emily A. Maranjian
L. Susan Weiner
Mark S. Weiner

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

SOUTH CAROLINA – 9 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 4,625,364
1,071,645 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Bruce Chadwick Connelly
Cynthia F. Costa
James Edward Jerow
Roy Rex Lindsey III
Janice C. McCord
Drew McKissick
Randall S. Page
Betty Sheppard Poe
Sandra R. Stroman

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

SOUTH DAKOTA – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 814,180
210,610 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Dennis Daugaard
Marty Jackley
Matt Michels

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

TENNESSEE – 11 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 6,346,105
1,462,330 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Joe Bailey
Ruth Hagerty
Kurt Holbert
Robert Bradley Martin
Jennie T. McCabe
Scott Niswonger
Bob Rial
Jerry Sink
Brad Smith
David Snodgrass
Annabel Woodall

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

TEXAS – 38 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 25,145,561
4,569,843 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Richard Bernhard
Paul Bettencourt
Loren Byers
Sandra Cararas
Mary Ann Collins
Butch Davis
Nelda Eppes
Clinton Evetts
Bill Fairbrother
Terri Flow
Benny Gordon
Carolyn Hodges
Mary Holmsley
Steve Jessup
Matthew Johnson
Patti Johnson
Jane Juett
Dr. Johnny Lovejoy, II
Bonnie Lugo
Tim McCord
Jean McIver
Texas Moore
Kaye Moreno
Steve Munisteri
Samuel Owens
Linda Rogers
Keith Rothra
Ruth Schiermeyer
Georgia Scott
Royal Smith
Betty Stiles
David Stone
Tim Turner
Jennifer Weaver
Daniel Whitton
Thom Wikins
Walter Wilkinson, Jr.
Billie Zimmerman

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

UTAH – 6 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 2,763,885
740,600 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Terry Camp
Kyle Hicks
Fred Lampropoulos
Stan Lockhart
John Swallow
Thomas Wright

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

VERMONT – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 625,741
199,239 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Kevin B. Christie
Sherry Merrick
William Sander

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

VIRGINIA – 13 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 8,001,024
1,971,820 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Sandra W. Brandt
Terry Carroll Frye
Gary W. Crawford
Christopher M. Daniel, Jr.
Edna N. Frady
Janyce N. Hedetniemi
Susan Johnston Rowland
Evan D. Macbeth
Judy L. Mastrangeli
Ben Ragsdale, Jr.
Melanie B. Salyer
Betty L. Squire
Anita A. White

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

WASHINGTON – 12 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 6,724,540
1,755,396 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Harvey Brooks
Maria Ehsan
George B. Fearing
Heather Fralick
Dave W. Gossett
Gail Kirk
Kathleen A. Lawrence
Grifynn Marley Clay
Rick Lloyd
Elizabeth Satiacum
Georgia Spencer
Alec Stephens

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

WEST VIRGINIA – 5 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 1,852,994
417,584 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Betty Ireland
John McCuskey
Sarah Minear
Mick Staton
David Tyson

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

WISCONSIN – 10 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 5,686,986
1,620,985 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Barack Obama and Joe Biden:

Peter Barca
Lori Compas
Gary Hawley
Frederick Kessler
Diana Miller
Mahlon Mitchell
Christine Bremer Muggli
Fred Risser
Marcia Steele
Jocasta Zamarripa

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote

WYOMING – 3 electoral votes
Population, 2010 census: 563,626
170,962 popular votes cast for Electors pledged to Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan:

Ron Micheli
Margaret Parry
Susan Thomas

Certificate of Ascertainment   |   Certificate of Vote


Note:   Population figures are from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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