Florida Race Still Too Close to Call


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President Obama won the election decisively, but the race in Florida remained too close to call. Currently, Obama is leading the state by 0.53 percentage points, or 45,000 votes, out of a total of 8.27 million, with 99 percent of the votes counted-but the head of elections for Florida’s Miami-Dade County said final results would not be available until this afternoon.

The county accounts for 10 percent of the state’s 12 million voters. The Miami-Dade Supervisor of Elections blamed “an extremely high volume of absentee ballots” and long lines that kept some polls open for hours after the official closing time. Read more at Reuters.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}