State of the Democratic Primary – April 23rd 2008

Senator Hillary Clinton won the Pennsylvania primary with 54.6% of the vote to Senator Barack Obama’s 45.4%. Preliminary results show that Clinton will receive 82 delegates and Obama will receive 73 delegates. Barack Obama currently leads with 1,723 delegates and Hillary Clinton follows with 1,592 delegates (according to the A.P. 4/23 ). For those keeping score, the Democratic nominee is determined by which candidate receives 2,025 delegates and Obama’s lead in delegates appears to be insurmountable.
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Next to vote:
– May 3rd: Guam (9 delegates)
– May 6th: North Carolina (134 delegates) and Indiana (83 delegates)

Pennsylvania Primary Maps – April 22, 2008

All eyes are on Pennsylvania as voters go to the polls to cast the first ballots in the Democratic presidential primary in nearly six weeks. News and Maps in the links below. Be sure to check back, as this page will be updated through out the day and night as more news breaks and election results come in.
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– New York Times: Pennsylvania Primary Map
– 538: Pennsylvania Scorecard
– Washington Post: Pennsylvania Political Geography
– The Electoral Map: Pennsylvania Primary Predictions
– Cogitamus: More Pennsylvania Registration Maps

Pennsylvania Primary Exit Polls

Looking for exit polls for Pennsylvania Democratic Primary exit polls?

* CNN
* CBS
* ABC

Pollster.com has a good summary of how exit polls work.

Electoral Map Predictions – April 19th

Electoral-Vote.com has a preview of the 2008 Electoral Map based on recent polling data. Hillary Clinton currently has the edge over Barack Obama in the contest against John McCain as […]

Weekly Link Roundup 4-20-2008

Collection of interesting links and news stories from the past week with a focus on the political and geographic: 358: Pennsylvania Prediction: Clinton to net 12 delegates, 120K popular votes […]

FiveThirtyEight.com

FiveThirtyEight.com is a new political blog that has a wealth of information on what the 2008 electoral map will look like in November. 538 represents the total number of presidential […]

2008 Primary Maps from US Election Atlas

Dave Liep’s US Election Atlas recently released some nice maps of the primaries that show not just who won the state, but by how much (a sliding color scale is […]

Weekly Link Roundup 4-14-2008

Collection of the most interesting political and geographic news stories from the past week: US News: In Terms of Geography, Obama Appeals to Academics and Clinton Appeals to Jacksonians The […]