Politics

#NCVotes: By the numbers

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Donald Trump rallies supporters in Fayetteville, N.C. on March 9, 2016.

Some interesting swing state figures I’ve been sharing on Twitter that all needed a home:

 

 

 

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Trump sees New York, New Jersey in reach

 

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Donald Trump signs autographs after a rally in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Speaking a day before he won the South Carolina primary, Donald Trump began listing off a number of prized states typically considered out of contention for Republican nominees.

“I have a chance to win New York,” Trump said. “Can you imagine? If you win New York it’s over.”

Trump may have been overestimating his popularity outside of Lower Manhattan, but New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s endorsement of Donald Trump Friday leaned support to the notion that the real estate mogul may be favored in the Garden State, where his name is still synonymous with Atlantic City. Continue reading

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