Presidential Race Maps Writing on the Wall
These archived maps from 2008 show the state of our innovative electoral maps at the conclusion of the 2008 presidential race. You can also view the current presidential race maps or read about how the maps work.
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Basemap
AL
9
AK
3
AZ
10
AR
6
CA
55
CO
9
CT
7
DE
3
DC
3
FL
27
GA
15
HI
4
ID
4
IL
21
IN
11
IA
7
KS
6
KY
8
LA
9
ME
4
MD
10
MA
12
MI
17
MN
10
MS
6
MO
11
MT
3
NE
5
NV
5
NH
4
NJ
15
NM
5
NY
31
NC
15
ND
3
OH
20
OK
7
OR
7
PA
21
RI
4
SC
8
SD
3
TN
11
TX
34
UT
5
VT
3
VA
13
WV
5
WI
10
WY
3

270 Needed to Win.

Toss Up
Total 84
Unclear Too close to call 84
Barack Obama (Democrat)
Total 291
Democratic Safe 238
Leaning_democratic Leaning 53
John McCain (Republican)
Total 163
Republican Safe 127
Leaning_republican Leaning 36