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The latest Election 2000 recount from the Washington Post.

“Gore won a majority of the popular vote in 2000, but lost the electoral college vote and therefore the election to Bush.” [emphasis added]

—”On Earth Day, Bush V. Gore,” by Dan Balz and Dana Milbank, the Washington Post, April 23, 2002.

2000 Presidential Results
Candidate                     Popular Votes              % of Votes Cast
Al Gore                        50,996,116                  48
George W. Bush           50,456,169                  48 
Ralph Nader                   2,831,066                    3
Pat Buchanan                     447,798                    0 

(Source: WashingtonPost)