The Herald Bulletin

Morning Update

Election 2012

November 6, 2012

AP: Romney wins Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS —

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Romney wins Indiana as state returns to GOP ways 4 years after Obama's surprising victory, according to the Associated Press.

Obama's victory in Indiana four years ago was the first time a Democratic presidential candidate had carried the state since 1964 when Hoosiers helped Lyndon Johnson win a landslide.

Obama leads Romney 57-40 in the Electoral count at this time, 8: 05 p.m.

 

 

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