Re: The Map Follows the National Polls, Cont.
To follow up on Rich’s point that, as Trump’s numbers rise nationally, the picture of how he’d win the states he needs becomes clearer, too, I recommend Nate Silver’s piece from last year about how there’s likely no such thing …
The Electoral College Map, Not Looking So Expanded
With Pennsylvania and Michigan called for Obama, and Wisconsin and Minnesota not looking promising, more and more it appears Romney needs to sweep the swing states that currently look quite close: Florida, Virginia, North Carolina, Colorado, and Ohio.
Possible, but …
Thinking About the Electoral College Already . . .
Scott Elliot runs a fantastic site for election junkies, Election Projection.com.
In his first projection of the 2012 race, matching Mitt Romney vs. Barack Obama, he projects the incumbent hanging on with 272 electoral votes; Romney wins 266. New Hampshire, Colorado, New …