The florida secretary of state's office said that with almost 100 percent of the vote counted, obama led republican challenger mitt romney 50 percent to 49.1 percent, a difference of about 74,000 votes. that was over the half-percent margin where a computer recount would have been automatically ordered unless romney had waived it.
updated: 11/10/2012 6:54 PM
Florida win gives Obama 332 to Romney's 206
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