Puerto Rico General Election Result 2008 Candidate Party Votes, Puerto Ricon House of Representative Senate election result 2016, Puerto Rico Lower Upper election results 2008 by Party Candidates

Puerto Rico General Election Result 2008 Candidate Party Votes, Puerto Ricon House of Representative Senate election result 2016, Puerto Rico Lower Upper election results 2008 by Party Candidates

The 2008 Puerto Rico gubernatorial election, took place on November 4, 2008 as part of the Puerto Rican general elections. It coincided with the 2008 United States general elections. Then-incumbent governor Aníbal Acevedo Vilá, Democratic, PPD was eligible for reelection, and ran for a second four-year term. His opponent, Luis Fortuño, Republican and PNP Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico, defeated him.

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Puerto Rico General Election Result 2008

Governor

Candidate Political party Popular vote Percentage
Luis Fortuño PNP 10,25,965 52.77%
Aníbal Acevedo Vilá PPD 8,01,071 41.29%
Rogelio Figueroa PPR 53,693 2.76%
Edwin Irizarry Mora PIP 39,590 2.04%
Pedro Rossello Write-In 13,215 0.64%
Others   8,170 0.49%

Resident Commissioner

Candidate Political party Popular vote Percentage
Pedro Pierluisi PNP 10,10,304 52.68%
Alfredo Salazar PPD 8,10,111 42.30%
Carlos Alberto Velazquez PPR 44,126 2.39%
Jessica Martinez Birriel PIP 37,865 1.95%
Others   11,889 0.67%

Senate of Puerto Rico

Category PPD PNP PIP PPR Sub-total
By district 0 16 0 0 16
By accumulation 5 6 0 0 11
Total 5 22 0 0 27
Percentage 18.51% 81.48% 0% 0% 100.00%

Puerto Rico House of Representatives

Category PPD PNP PIP PPR Sub-total
By district 9 31 0 0 40
By accumulation 5 6 0 0 11
Total 14 37 0 0 51
Percentage 27.45% 72.55% 0% 0%  

Mayoral

PPD PNP PPR PIP Total
30 48 0 0 78