"Mr. Gorbachev, Tear Down This Wall"

Virginia has a pretty good track record voting as a state in Presidential elections. Here's a breakdown of how the state vote has swung since 1940.

1940 & 1944 - Franklin D. Roosevelt
1948 - Harry S. Truman
1952 & 1956 - Dwight D. Eisenhower
1960 - Richard M. Nixon - X
1964 - Lyndon B. Johnson
1968 & 1072 - Richard M. Nixon
1976 - Gerald R. Ford
1980 & 1984 - Ronald Reagan
1988 - George H. W. Bush
1992 - George H. W. Bush - X
1996 - Bob Dole - X
2000 & 2004 - George H. Bush
2008 & 2012 - Barack Obama

Do you remember against whom each candidate ran?