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Presidential nail-biters: Top 10 closest presidential elections in history [SLIDESHOW]

1844: Democrat James Polk defeats Whig Henry Clay. Polk won with just 65 more Electoral Votes and a 1.45 percent lead in the popular vote.
1844: Democrat James Polk defeats Whig Henry Clay. Polk won with just 65 more Electoral Votes and a 1.45 percent lead in the popular vote.
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