Breaking News Bar
updated: 11/10/2012 6:54 PM

Florida win gives Obama 332 to Romney's 206

hello
Success - Article sent! close
  • Associated PressVoters line up in the dark Tuesday to beat the 7 p.m. deadline to cast their ballots at a polling station in Miami.

      Associated PressVoters line up in the dark Tuesday to beat the 7 p.m. deadline to cast their ballots at a polling station in Miami.

 
Associated Press

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.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.