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Super Tuesday Results – Romney Wins 6, Santorum Wins 3, Newt Wins 1

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Georgia, Idaho, Massachusetts, Newt, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Republicans, Romney, Ron Paul, Santorum, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia

Let’s run down the numbers… Georgia – 76 delegates Gingrich – 42 Romney – 13 Santorum – 2 Ohio – 66 Romney – 35 Santorum – 21 Tennessee – 58 Santorum – 25 Romney – 10 Gingrich – 8 Virginia – 43 Romney – 43 Oklahoma – 43 Santorum – 14 Romney – 13 Gingrich […]

March 7th, 2012 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Vermont Legalizes Gay Marriage

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Homosexuality, Law, Legislation, Marriage, Sexuality, Vermont

And this time it was done through the legislative branch. So this is a much more significant win for equal rights advocates because people can’t pin this on “activist” judges. From WCAX: The Vt. Senate voted to override the governor’s veto of the same-sex marriage bill. This morning, the Senate voted 23 to 5 to […]

April 7th, 2009 | Permalink| 6 Comments »

Vermont Goes For Obama

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, Vermont

Again, no surprise. The state carries 3 electoral votes with it. Tweet

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Voters In Texas, Ohio, Vermont And Rhode Island Don’t Want Superdelegates To Decide It

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Hillary, Ohio, Polls, Rhode Island, Super Delegates!!!, Texas, Vermont

From CNN: (CNN) — In what may be bad news for Clinton, Democrats across all four states overwhelmingly say they want super delegates to vote based on which candidate finishes ahead in the pledged delegate count at the end of the primary season. Majorities of Democrats in Texas (62 percent), Ohio (61 percent), Rhode Island […]

March 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

More On Vermont Math

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Vermont

From Politico: Matt Seyfang points out that the number to watch in Vermont is 65 percent. There are 10 “district” delegates allocated by the percentage of the vote in the state’s sole congressional district (aka “Vermont”), and for that group of 10, 65 percent is the break point between a 6-4 split (and a two-delegate […]

March 4th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Obama, McCain Win Vermont

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Hillary, Vermont

McCain wins it big. Barack looks to win it by more than 20%. That could mean a 5 delegate pickup for the Obama camp tonight. Fun fact: if Ohio and Texas stay close, his delegate lead in Vermont may wipe out an advantage Hillary picks up in Ohio or Texas. Stay tuned! Tweet

March 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Exit Polls In Vermont, Texas, Ohio and Rhode Island

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Hillary, Ohio, Polls, Rhode Island, Texas, Vermont

Josh Marshall has the scoop… I’m looking at the second wave of exit polls. They show an Obama blowout in Vermont, which was entirely expected and basically dead even in Texas, Ohio and Rhode Island, the latter two of which would be pretty substantial surprises. But again, these are exit polls, and they haven’t been […]

March 4th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »