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Romney Gives Up on Florida - Obama Has 332 Electoral Votes

Thu, Nov 8, 2012 at 12:46:37 pm

We're not going to have a long drawn-out Bush vs. Gore-style battle this time in Florida; the Romney camp (what's left of it) has given up hope: Romney Team: We Lost Florida.

Mitt Romney's senior adviser in Florida has given up on the state. 
"The numbers in Florida show this was winnable," Brett Doster said in a statement obtained by the Miami Herald. "We thought based on our polling and range of organization that we had done what we needed to win. Obviously, we didn't, and for that I, and every other operative in Florida has a sick feeling that we left something on the table.

That means the final electoral college count will be 332 Obama, 206 Romney -- qualifying as an electoral landslide of major proportions.