Politics

Electoral College Results Liveblog

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(NOTE: With the Ohio win, Obama will be the next President of the United States.)

Welcome to the Donklephant 2008 Electoral College results coverage.

I’ll be constantly updating this post as new results come in, so please watch the numbers as well as the updates below the numbers.

Total Electoral Votes
Obama: 216
McCain: 129

Full numbers below!

  • Alabama (9): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Alaska (3): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Arkansas (6): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Arizona (10): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • California (55): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Colorado (9): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Connecticut (7): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Delaware (3): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • D.C. (3): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Florida (27): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Georgia (15): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Hawaii (4): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Idaho (4): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Illinois (21): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Indiana (11): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Iowa (7): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Kansas (6): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Kentucky (8): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Louisiana (9): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Maine (4): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Maryland (10): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Massachusetts (12): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Michigan (17): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Minnesota (10): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Mississippi (6): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Missouri (11): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Montana (3): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Nebraska (5): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Nevada (5): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • New Hampshire (4): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • New Jersey (15): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • New Mexico (5): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • New York (31): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • North Carolina (15): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • North Dakota (3): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Ohio (20): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Oklahoma (7): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Oregon (7): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Pennsylvania (21): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Rhode Island (4): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • South Carolina (8): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • South Dakota (3): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Tennessee (11): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Texas (34): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Utah (5): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Vermont (3): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Virginia (13): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • Washington (11): D – 0%, R – 0%
  • West Virginia (5): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)
  • Wisconsin (10): D – 0%, R – 0% (Obama Wins)
  • Wyoming (3): D – 0%, R – 0% (McCain Wins)

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10:25 PM
McCain wins Louisiana.

10:16 PM
Obama wins Colorado.

9:59 PM
Obama wins Ohio and New Mexico. It’s over.

Oh, and McCain wins Texas and Utah. But it doesn’t matter.

9:10 PM
McCain wins Arkansas, Wyoming, Kansas and North Dakota for a total of 18 electoral votes.

9:03 PM
Obama wins in Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Rhode Island, Wisconsin and New York for a total of 79 electoral votes.

8:39 PM
McCain picks up Alabama and Georgia.

Florida exit polling is favoring Obama.

8:15 PM
Obama wins Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Illinois, Connecticut, Maine, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland.

McCain wins Tennessee, Oklahoma and West Virginia.

7:49 PM
McCain picks up South Carolina’s 8 electoral votes.

7:37 PM
Obama wins D.C.

He’s also doing well in exit polling in Indiana and Virginia.

7:04 PM
McCain wins Kentucky.

Obama wins Vermont.

Indiana is too close to call so far.