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Update: Here are the expected candidates for 1836. This election, like 1824, does not have a primary election. Democrats: Martin Van Buren Andrew Jackson Lewis Cass James Buchanan William L. Marcy Richard M. Johnson Levi Woodbury James K. Polk Andrew Jackson Donelson Thomas Hart Benton William Rufus King Western Whigs: William Henry Harrison John McLean John J. Crittenden John Bell Northern Whigs: Daniel Webster Harrison Gray Otis Millard Fillmore William H. Seward
I'll post the updates/improvements to the 1836 scenario here. The Historical Scenario Commission consists of @jvikings1 @CalebsParadox @Patine @Reagan04 @TheMiddlePolitical @SeanFKennedy @Conservative Elector 2 @Take Me to La Riva @vcczar @NYrepublican @MrPrez @msc123123, all of whom will help in improving historical presidential election at their leisure. We will go in chronological order. [Anyone wishing to join the HSC can do so by posting here, and can help by playing through the scenarios to find areas for improvement, providing advice for improvements, and for suggesting even
The HSC has now updated the 1836 election. In total, 1788-1836 have been updated. This scenario is unusual in that the Whig Party launched several nominees simultaneously. *Note: Some of the states in these early elections do not have a popular vote.