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1948 Presidential Election

Candidate Political Party Vote Electoral Vote
Harry S. Truman Democratic 24,105,812 (49.5%) 303
Thomas E. Dewey Republican 21,970,065 (45.1%) 189
Strom Thurmond States' Rights 1,169,063 (2.4%) 39
Henry A. Wallace Progressive 1,157,172 (2.4%)

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