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Florida (29 Electoral Votes)

Florida (29 Electoral Votes)

Curtis Newton, Managing Editor

October 26, 2016


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We’ve saved the best for last. The ultimate decider of the 2000 election, the Sunshine State is the most valuable swing state in the sense of electoral votes. Many recall - or at least know about - the disputed Florida vote count in 2000 that gave George W. Bush the election. Bush and Al Gore near...

Pennsylvania (20 Electoral Votes)

Pennsylvania (20 Electoral Votes)

Curtis Newton, Managing Editor

October 26, 2016


Filed under Politicorner

The fact that Pennsylvania is a swing state is an odd one, since no Republican has carried it since 1988. However, the number of Republican and Democratic voters is close. In the state’s primary, Democrats only received 76,609 more votes than Republicans. General election votes aren’t exactly clos...

Ohio (18 Electoral Votes)

Ohio (18 Electoral Votes)

Curtis Newton, Managing Editor

October 26, 2016


Filed under Politicorner

The Buckeye State is home to an odd pattern: since 1964, no presidential candidate has won the general election without carrying Ohio. This means whoever carries Ohio will likely win the entire election. But the state could really go either way. Ohio was one of the few states Trump actually lost, los...

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