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Thu Jan 24, 2013, 01:19 PM

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seven states and are there any Obama won that Republicans are up? I know of North Carolina,West Virginia,Alaska, South DaKota, Louisianna and Arkansas.

Romney won North Carolina by only two percentage points. The difference was Obama's drop in support from white women in that state. He got more support from white men this time. I don't think guns were the top issue with them much less than the corruption among local Democrats and high unemployment in the state. I think they would be more concerned about Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid which the Republicans lied about than the NRA.

I think Obama can help Democrats in states like Florida, Wisconsin,Nevada, Ohio, Virginia,Pennsylvannia and Colorada. He also won New Hampshire. Kay Hagan of North Carolina not only depends on white Democrats but also minorities in North Carolina. She got more votes than President Obama in 2008. I also took a look at the Democratic versus Republican local vote in North Carolina. Something caught my attention. Local Democrats actually got more votes in North Carolina than Republicans but their problem was the Districts were gerrymandered. They had less Districts but more votes.

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