The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Politics & Current Events / Conservative Fools


Subject:  The next four years and 2016 Date:  11/7/2012  2:25 AM
Author:  TheDope1 Number:  110049 of 154349

The one lingering question that I had has always been this: What does the electorate really look like? Is it similar to the Obama ascendancy of 2008 or is there a mass of people sympathetic to the Tea Party as in 2010?

Well now we know. Obama got his 332 electoral votes and he appears to have built a coalition of the 50.1%.

This is now the America we live in: democrats are a structural majority. Say what you w