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Obama can finally claim Florida win

2012-11-10 20:24

Florida - Four days after the election, President Barack Obama can finally claim victory in Florida.

The state finished counting its votes on Saturday.

Obama was declared the winner, giving him a 332 to 206 final margin in the Electoral College.

Florida officials said Obama had 50% of the vote to Romney's 49.1%, a margin of about 74 000 votes.

The win gave Obama victories in eight of nine critical swing states, losing only North Carolina.

In addition to Florida, he won Ohio, Iowa, New Hampshire, Wisconsin, Virginia, Colorado and Nevada.

Comments
  • sello.r.molefe - 2012-11-10 20:36

    Obama looks grey and old

  • vicki.malatse - 2012-11-10 21:01

    Give Obama some bells

  • Ntutu Dlova - 2012-11-10 21:16

    Can he be our president pls..pls

  • mxolisi.shabangu - 2012-11-10 21:24

    Thats what Politics will do to you, U will Age in 4 Yeaers

      trading.monarch - 2012-11-10 22:17

      Difference between Socialism and aging as a result of politics ....

  • dane.herbst.5 - 2012-11-12 13:59

    strange how he won every state that didnt require Photo ID when voting.....free and fair election?? whatever

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