President Obama Wins Florida
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

President Barack Obama won the presidential vote in Florida, the Grio reports.

Obama won the swing  state with 50.01% of the vote compared with 49.13% for GOP nominee Mitt Romney. Obama’s margin of victory was a little below 74,000 votes.

Florida, with its 29 electoral votes, was the last undecided state in the 2012 presidential election. It makes Obama’s electoral vote 332. Romney finished with 206 electoral votes.

President Obama won Florida over Sen. John McCain in 2008 as well.

Read more at the Grio.

 

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.


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