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The 400,000 Votes That Tipped the Election

Bear Trax Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 4:19 PM
This thread is about the vote count. Too many questionable vote counts to avoid investigation. It's not up to me to decide what is a good vote and what is a fraudulent one. With Obama ruling by decree over the last 6 months, we may never get another chance to clean out the fraud and crime. Just do it.

Broad trends and the national political undertow can't be adequately captured in any single statistic -- but if Mitt Romney had managed to push the electorate in a handful of states a few clicks in his direction, he'd be the president-elect, rather than an also-ran.  Via Jim Geragthy:

Florida: 73,858

Ohio: 103,481

Virginia: 115,910

Colorado: 113,099

Those four states, with a collective margin of, 406,348 for Obama, add up to 69 electoral votes. Had Romney won 407,000 or so additional votes in the right proportion in those states, he would have 275...