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Defying the Odds

Defying the Odds
New book about the 2016 election.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

The Midterm: A Look Back

The Backdrop

Great expectations



Reliance on unreliable voters. From the 2008 exit poll:

..............................................Obama.....McCain
First-time voters (11%) ..........69%..........30%
Returning voters (89%).........50%..........47%


Bad News in 2009 and 2010
The Outcome
California