« Oh, My: Democratic Reps Seeking To Reduce Pain Of Reimposed Clinton Tax Rates On High Income Voters, For Their Own Blue State Constituents Only | Main | Fascinating Back-and-Forth With Michael Totten, On Israel, on the Conflict, on Obama's Idealistic Stupidity »
August 04, 2010

Graphic Image: The Missouri Vote, County-By-County

D'oh!

From Michael Tanner, at The Corner:

According to preliminary results, just under 668,000 Missourians voted in favor of Proposition C. Only 578,000 Republicans voted in their party’s primaries. Another 40,000 voters appear to have cast votes on Proposition C without voting in either the Republican or Democratic primaries. So, even if you assume that every single Republican voted for the initiative and every person who didn’t vote in a primary voted for it, at least 40,000 Democrats — more than one in every eight Democratic primary voters — voted against the centerpiece of President Obama’s health-care plan. And these aren’t just any registered Democrats; these are the party activists, the Democratic base.

Thanks to Tami for that.


digg this
posted by Ace at 12:02 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
Vic We Have No Party: "124 68 The only time my cats get on the table is ..."

igotnothing: "Hobo jerky will always be better than panhandler j ..."

lin-duh: "Carol, I was going to suggest the clear tape thi ..."

Cicero (@cicero): "[i]Brown thing? What? You sit there and shit your ..."

Peaches: "Happy Thanksgiving to The Horde! Posted by: Car ..."

geoffb: "84,"Meremortal, no prosecutions, no peace! Good p ..."

Steve and Cold Bear: "Big cats rescue, a sanctuary in Florida, feeds the ..."

Misanthropic Humanitarian : "68 The only time my cats get on the table is when ..."

Skip: "I do have a theory Mary isn't a troll, but a regul ..."

Cicero (@cicero): "[i]David Axelrod, ex-adviser to former President B ..."

Carol: "Meremortal, We do not have a room without a new c ..."

Peaches: "It's a quiet day. Just a few of us this year. Mom ..."

Recent Entries
Search


MuNuvians
Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
News/Chat
Archives
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64