Thursday, November 4, 2010
ABC News political analyst Gary Langer, and founder of Langer Research Associates crunched Tuesday’s numbers. President Obama had 29 million “no-shows.” Ouch.
One way to look at yesterday’s election is to say that about 29 million Obama voters from 2008 simply didn’t show up this time around.
Here’s how: Current estimate is that 90 million people voted. Exit poll says 45 percent were Obama voters in 2008. That’s 40.5 million voters.
In 2008, Obama won 69.5 million votes. So about 29 million Obama voters did not show up in 2010.
Full analysis HERE.