In 2008 Barrack Hussein Obama won 52.9 percent of the popular vote and 365 electoral votes.
Obama won a clean, solid and most respectable victory against a candidate past his prime who had missed his chance in 2000. Barrack Hussein Obama's victory also came in a time of war and recession with the unpopular president of the opposition party in the White House. His victory was also a milestone.
In 1988 George HW Bush won 53..4 percent of the popular vote and 426 electoral votes
*We'll deal with this crud in another post.