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OBAMA WHITE VOTERS
Data Reveals Obama Held the White Vote
Director, Justice Program, Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law
Obama's 39 percent is the same as the share Clinton won in 1992. Obama's share exceeded that earned by Walter Mondale, Jimmy Carter (1980), and George McGovern. What skewed the popular misinterpretation of the statistics is the increase in the number of voters of color.
The Changing Times and the Equinox Voter
Former president and CEO, Zogby International
Can Obama win the white working-class voters in battleground states? Well, he didn't this spring, so that's our first clue. Another is the fact that neither Al Gore nor John Kerry won their support.
Obama's South Carolina Test: How Many White Votes Will He Get?
Thomas B. Edsall
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