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Philadelphia Came out in Astronomical Numbers for Obama

Petrus64 Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 9:06 PM
"I know facts don't mean anything to right wing nutters but the phone subsidy program was started under noted Socialist, Ronald Reagan" It was to get communication lines to rural areas. Would you like to see the Baltimore woman with 30 Obama Phones? Wonder if she voted for Obama 30 times? But you're right, Republicans should question anything they are doing to help and ask , Can a Liberal buy votes with this some day? By all means James, let's have a real discussion about it.

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.

"In this election, you had to point out to the people what was at stake. And in many cases, they felt that the Romney doctrine was not going to favor the working...