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Why I’m so confident in an Obama sweep

November 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

Taking a look at the previous post, where I predict the final presidential election result, I’m realizing that my prediction basically amounts to this: Barack Obama will win every state he’s leading in and every state that’s a toss-up, except for Montana and North Dakota.  On the face of it, that seems like a fairly, if [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Democrats · John McCain · Polls · Republicans

TWP’s final 2008 electoral map prediction

November 2nd, 2008 · 1 Comment

It’s been two really, really long years.  But in a little over 48 hours, we will most likely know who the next President of the United States will be.  Luckily for you, you don’t have to wait for Tuesday to see how the final electoral map will pan out.  From the people– me– who correctly [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Democrats · John McCain · Polls · Republicans

Houston, she has a problem: Obama up 14 in Texas poll

February 22nd, 2008 · 3 Comments

(h/t: warner) A Decision Analyst poll of Texas voters released today shows a 14-point lead for Barack Obama over Hillary Clinton.  It’s an outlier, to be sure, but I’d wager it’ll come closer to the final result than any poll released thus far.  At any rate, no matter which poll you look at– and keeping in mind that we’re still [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Democrats · Hillary Clinton · Polls

Obama’s Potomac sweep: When exit polls are rendered meaningless

February 13th, 2008 · No Comments

It has now been eight days and eight straight wins since Hillary Clinton last came within 15 points of Barack Obama in a primary or caucus.  Last night’s victories for Obama weren’t surprising, but the margins of victory were staggering: 23 points in Maryland, 29 points in Virginia, and 51 points in the District of Columbia.  [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Democrats · Hillary Clinton · Polls