Popular incumbent Bill Clinton faced virtually no opposition in his bid for a another term as president, winning Wisconsin's Democratic primary with 98% of the vote. He went on to win Wisconsin in the general election as well and defeated Sen. Bob Dole to win a second term.

Wisconsin Democratic primary election resultsDate: March 19, 1996Winner: Bill ClintonVotes for: 347,629 (98%)Wisconsin general election resultsDate: Nov. 5, 1996Winner: Bill ClintonVotes for: 1,071,971 (49%)National winner: Bill Clinton