The outcome of the 2000 presidential election was decided by a a. decision of the Supreme Court. b. careful recount of the Florida votes. c. majority vote of the electoral college. d. majority of the popular vote

QUESTION POSTED AT 03/12/2019 - 10:28 AM

Answered by admin AT 03/12/2019 - 10:28 AM

The outcome of the 2000 presidential election was decided by a "a. decision of the Supreme Court." This was one of the most contested elections in history since it was so close. 
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