Tuesday, September 09, 2008
Electoral Vote Projection Update September 9, 2008
Our new projection shows one state moving from the Obama column to the McCain Column, Ohio.
As it stands right now, we project that Obama will win the Presidency with 273 electoral votes to McCain's 265.
Here is a look at our updated Electoral Vote Race Ratings Chart, Bold states have changed categories.
Toss Up (5): Republican; Ohio, Nevada and Virginia. Democrat; Colorado and New Hampshire.
Leans (6): Republican; Florida, Missouri and Montana. Democrat; Michigan, New Mexico and Pennsylvania.
Favored (5) Republican; Indiana and North Dakota. Democrat; Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.
Safe Republican (20): Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wyoming.
Safe Democrat (15): California, Connecticut, Delaware, DC, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington.
Total Republican States: 28 States and 265 Electoral Votes.
Total Democratic States: 22 States and DC with 273 Electoral Votes.
Our Election Projection Homepage is here.