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Electoral Vote Count if Romney wins the nomination (if held today)

What would happen if the election was today. P.S. If you don’t like Romney, Plug in your favorite candidate to see how they will do.  (for instance, Bachmann is unlikely to take many of the battle ground states.

A quick look at the Electoral College shows that Romney should be an over whelming favorite to win the Presidency. (if Republicans are smart enough to nominate him).

Romney: 326
Obama: 146
Tossup:44

changes to the Electoral Vote counts.

States won by Democrats in 2000, 2004, 2008

Illinois – 1 fewer vote
Massachusetts – 1 fewer vote
Michigan – 1 fewer vote
New Jersey – 1 fewer vote
New York – 2 fewer votes
Pennsylvania – 1 fewer vote
Washington – 1 more vote
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– 6 votes for Democrat states

States won by Republicans in 2000, 2004, 2008

Arizona – 1 more vote
Georgia – 1 more vote
Louisiana – 1 fewer vote
Missouri – 1 fewer vote
South Carolina – 1 more vote
Texas – 4 more votes
Utah – 1 more vote
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+ 6 votes for Republicans.

battle Ground States

Florida – 2 more votes
Iowa – 1 fewer vote
Nevada – 1 more vote
Ohio – 2 fewer votes
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0 difference…..

Safe Republican (169 electoral votes)

Alabama (9),
Alaska (3),
Arizona (11),
Arkansas (6),
Georgia (16),
Idaho (4),
Kansas (6),
Kentucky (8),
Louisiana (8),
Mississippi (6),
Montana (3),
Nebraska (4 of 5 electoral votes),
North Dakota (3),
Oklahoma (7),
South Carolina (9),
South Dakota (3),
Tennessee (11),
Texas (38),
Utah (6),
West Virginia (5)
Wyoming (3).

Likely Republican (12)

Indiana (11).
Nebraska (1 of 5 electoral votes).
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181 Electoral Votes

Lean Republican (38)

Missouri (10).
North Carolina (15).
Virginia (13).
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219 Electoral Votes

Tossups that are likely to go Republican
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Florida (29).
Nevada (6).
Michigan (16).
New Hampshire (4).
New Mexico (5).
Ohio (18).
Colorado (9).
Pennsylvania (20).
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Vote Total: 326

Tossup (44)
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Iowa (6).
Maine (1 of 4 electoral votes).
Wisconsin (10).
Maine (3 of 4 electoral votes).
Minnesota (10).
New Jersey (14).

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Likely Democratic (19)
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Oregon (7).
Washington state (12).

Safe Democratic (149)
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California (55),
Connecticut (7),
Delaware (3),
District of Columbia (3),
Hawaii (4),
Illinois (20),
Maryland (10),
Massachusetts (11),
New York (29),
Rhode Island (4)
Vermont (3).
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146 Total Electoral Votes

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