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Philadelphia Came out in Astronomical Numbers for Obama

jbrantley Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 8:07 PM
Not unless they make them free. If you charge someone for an ID and then require them to have it to vote, we call that a poll tax, and the courts have already ruled on this.

In Philadelphia President Obama won the city with 85% of the vote, but in 13 precincts he won 99% or more. This vote is mostly due to the large African American populations in these wards. Obama carried these same ones in 2008.

Even though many voters were not as enthusiastic to vote this year, these wards in Philadelphia managed to be just as excited to vote for Obama.

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