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  •  I'm surprised Montgomery Co. wasn't bluer (0+ / 0-)

    Curious.  Do you know how Obama's performance compared to Kerry's and Gore's?

    •  It's in the second set of tables... (1+ / 0-)
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      Obama did slightly better than Kerry and Gore.  Montgomery County is a strange mix of affluence and poverty, and the poverty isn't limited to Dayton.  A lot of the white working class is of Appalachian origin, and Obama's problems in that part of the country are well documented.  The area also has a strong military presence, centered around Wright-Patterson AFB.

      It's constitutional, bitches.

      by KTinOhio on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 05:07:25 PM PST

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    •  Montgomery County is weird (0+ / 0-)

      They have a perpetual turnout problem there for Democrats. They also keep reelecting Mike "Who?" Turner, one of Ohio's more useless Congresscritters.

      Jon Husted is a dick.

      by anastasia p on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 06:49:22 PM PST

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