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Subject:  Re: The Working Class Date:  11/12/2012  4:28 PM
Author:  xLife Number:  110800 of 171650

Who Obama won with is in fact the non-working class. If working were a requirement for voting, Romney would have won by a landslide.

Words have meaning.


They sure do. And facts, apparently, have a liberal bias.

According to Fox News exit polling, Obama and Romney exactly split the full-time worker vote. Considering a lot of full-time workers are "white collar" professionals and high income earners who skewed for Romney, and I bet Obama did actually win the "blue collar" working-class vote.

Obama creamed Romney among non-full-time workers, which includes retirees, not just "moochers." There, the split was 53-45.

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/elections/2012-exit-poll

Lots of fun data in there.

The killer for Romney: although 59% ranked the economy as their highest priority, 53-percent said the poor economy was Bush's fault, not Obama's. And people thought Obama and Romney were nearly equally capable economy-wise, with a slight 48-49 edge for Romney.


By the way, Obama won every education bracket except college graduates, 47-51. Post-grads went Obama 55-42
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