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« on: June 29, 2007, 12:14:50 pm »
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Why was this state so close and not a significant victory for Bush?
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the birth of modern america & onward timeline(http://uselectionatlas.org/FORUM/index.php?topic=195483.new#new)results of four most previous elections.....
election 1912
Underwood: 267 Cutchens: 264 Lafolette: 0 Debs: 0 266 to win
election 1916
Underwood (i): 224 Curtis: 254 Johnson: 53 266 to win
House Underwood (i): 26 Curtis: 12 Johnson: 10 25 to win
election 1920
Roosevelt: 260 Lowden: 271 McAdoo: 0 266 to win
election 1924
Thomas: 262 Lowden (i): 269 266 to win
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« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2007, 08:59:48 am »
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Because even though California was at the time reliably Republican, the Republican-won races were always close (unless a Californian was on the presidential ticket).
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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2007, 03:47:49 pm »
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California was usually a nominal Republican state, unless Nixon or Reagan was on the ticket.  After 1988, when Reagan was still important, California became a soldily Democratic state.
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