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2019 Argentine general election

← 2015 27 October 2019 2023 →
Opinion polls
Registered 33,858,733
Turnout 81.31%
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Nominee Alberto Fernández Mauricio Macri Roberto Lavagna
Party Justicialist Party Republican Proposal Independent
Alliance Everyone’s Front Together for Change Federal Consensus
Home state City of Buenos Aires City of Buenos Aires City of Buenos Aires
Running mate Cristina Fernández de Kirchner Miguel Ángel Pichetto Manuel Urtubey
States carried 18 5 + CABA 0
Popular vote 12,945,990 10,811,345 1,649,315
Percentage 48.24% 40.28% 6.14%

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President before election

Mauricio Macri
Cambiemos-PRO

Elected President

Alberto Fernández
FDT-PJ

General elections were held in Argentina on 27 October 2019, to elect the president of Argentina, members of the national congress and the governors of most provinces.

Former Cabinet Chief Alberto Fernández of the Justicialist Party won the presidency, and incumbent president Mauricio Macri lost his re-election bid for a second term. Macri became the first incumbent president in Argentine history to be defeated in his reelection bid.

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