George W Bush wins the presidency for the second term.
- More than 59 million people voted for him (and 55 for John Kerry)
- He won 279 Electoral College (and John Kerry 252)
In his acceptence speech President George W. Bush mentioned that he wants to do his best to reach to the other side (people who voted for Sen. John Kerry) to bring the nation closer. He also mention that we were one nation with one Constitution bound together with one future1.
Also, in the same election, the Repulicans have gained a few seats in the Senate. They now have 55, the Democrats 44 and there is 1 indipendent.
1 – not exact quote