Electoral Points Proposal
2008 United States Presidential Election (Tuesday November 4th)


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SOURCES: Wikipedia - 2008 United States Presidential Election    David Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - 2008

152,000 Electoral Points - 76,010 pts needed to win

   Under each candidate (L  R): Pop. Vote Percentage - Electoral Points

   -----------------             Barack H.         John S.
   State | Electoral             Obama             McCain
         | Votes                 Democrat          Republican


  Group C (1st priority - 5,000 pts each, 50,000 pts total)


  21. Massachusetts (12)         61.80%  3,160     35.99%  1,840

  22. Michigan (17)              57.43%  2,918     40.96%  2,082

  23. Minnesota (10)             54.06%  2,762     43.82%  2,238

  24. Mississippi (6)            43.00%  2,168     56.18%  2,832

  25. Missouri (11)              49.29%  2,496     49.43%  2,504

  26. Montana (3)                47.25%  2,442     49.51%  2,558

  27. Nebraska (5)               41.60%  2,120     56.53%  2,880

  28. Nevada (5)                 55.15%  2,820     42.65%  2,180

  29. New Hampshire (4)          54.13%  2,744     44.52%  2,256

  30. New Jersey (15)            57.27%  2,893     41.70%  2,107

  --------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (50,000)                   26,523            23,477

      Needed to Win - 76,010     Obama-D           McCain-R



  Group D (2nd priority - 4,000 pts each, 40,000 pts total)


  31. New Mexico (5)             56.91%  2,307     41.78%  1,693

  32. New York (31)              62.88%  2,543     36.03%  1,457

  33. North Carolina (15)        49.70%  2,006     49.38%  1,994

  34. North Dakota (3)           44.62%  1,867     53.25%  2,133

  35. Ohio (20)                  51.50%  2,093     46.90%  1,907

  36. Oklahoma (7)               34.35%  1,374     65.65%  2,626

  37. Oregon (7)                 56.75%  2,313     40.40%  1,687

  38. Pennsylvania (21)          54.49%  2,209     44.17%  1,791

  39. Rhode Island (4)           62.86%  2,568     35.06%  1,432

  40. South Carolina (8)         44.90%  1,816     53.87%  2,184

  --------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (90,000)                   47,619            42,381

      Needed to Win - 76,010     Obama-D           McCain-R



  Group E (3rd priority - 3,000 pts each, 30,000 pts total)


  41. South Dakota (3)           44.75%  1,371     53.16%  1,629

  42. Tennessee (11)             41.83%  1,271     56.90%  1,729

  43. Texas (34)                 43.68%  1,332     55.45%  1,668

  44. Utah (5)                   34.41%  1,103     62.58%  1,897

  45. Vermont (3)                67.46%  2,067     30.45%    933

  46. Virginia (13)              52.63%  1,597     46.33%  1,403

  47. Washington (11)            57.65%  1,762     40.48%  1,238

  48. West Virginia (5)          42.59%  1,300     55.71%  1,700

  49. Wisconsin (10)             56.22%  1,712     42.31%  1,288

  50. Wyoming (3)                32.54%  1,003     64.78%  1,997

  --------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (120,000)                  62,137            57,863

      Needed to Win - 76,010     Obama-D           McCain-R



  Group A (4th priority - 2,000 pts each, 22,000 pts total)


   1. Alabama (9)                38.74%    782     60.32%  1,218

   2. Alaska (3)                 37.89%    779     59.42%  1,221

   3. Arizona (10)               45.12%    914     53.64%  1,086

   4. Arkansas (6)               38.86%    796     58.72%  1,204

   5. California (55)            61.01%  1,246     36.95%    754

   6. Colorado (9)               53.66%  1,091     44.71%    909

   7. Connecticut (7)            60.59%  1,226     38.22%    774
  
   8. Delaware (3)               61.94%  1,253     36.95%    747

   9. Florida (27)               51.03%  1,028     48.22%    972

  10. Georgia (15)               46.99%    947     52.20%  1,053

  DC. D.C. (3)                   92.46%  1,500      6.53%    500

  --------------------------------------------------------------
      So Far (142,000)                  73,699            68,301

      Needed to Win - 76,010     Obama-D           McCain-R



  Group B (5th priority - 1,000 pts each, 10,000 pts total)


  11. Hawaii (4)                 71.85%    730     26.58%    270

  12. Idaho (4)                  36.09%    370     61.52%    630

  13. Illinois (21)              61.92%    627     36.78%    373

  14. Indiana (11)               49.95%    505     48.91%    495

  15. Iowa (7)                   53.93%    549     44.39%    451

  16. Kansas (6)                 41.65%    424     56.61%    576

  17. Kentucky (8)               41.17%    418     57.40%    582

  18. Louisiana (9)              39.93%    405     58.56%    595

  19. Maine (4)                  57.71%    588     40.38%    412

  20. Maryland (10)              61.92%    629     36.47%    371

  --------------------------------------------------------------
      TOTAL - 152,000                   78,944            73,056

      Needed to Win - 76,010     Obama-D           McCain-R

      Finish Order               WINNER-1st        Loser-2nd

      Percentage of Points       51.93684%         48.06316%



      Obama-McCain Difference Ratios .......

       Electoral Points: 1.080596-1  ....  Electoral Votes: 2.109827-1


      Electoral Votes (538)          365 (67.84387%)   173 (32.15613%)
      |
      |----- Actual (2008)           Obama-D           McCain-R
      |
      Popular Votes (131,313,820)    69,498,516        59,948,323

      Pctage of Pop. Votes           52.92552%         45.65271%






Electoral Points Proposal
2008 United States Presidential Election (Tuesday November 4th)


2004    <<<    Electoral Points Proposal - Home    >>>    2012


SOURCES: Wikipedia - 2008 United States Presidential Election    David Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - 2008

152,000 Electoral Points - 76,010 pts needed to win


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