Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Pres-Race Glance: January 16

Dem: With MI, NH and IA done.

Delegates Needed 2,208; Avail 4,220

97 Clinton
55 Uncommitted
25 Obama
18 Edwards
0 The Rest
Next up: NV on 1/19

GOP: With MI, NH, WY and IA done.

Delegates Needed 1,259; Avail 2,386
66 Romney
30 McCain
17 Huckabee
8 Thompson
4 Paul
3 Uncommitted
1 Giuliani
1 Hunter
0 The Rest
Next up: NV and SC on 1/19.


  1. Note, the Democrat voters specifically voted for "Uncommitted" in Michigan rather than for any of the Democrat candidates on the ballot -- and Obama wasn't on the ballot in Michigan. Draw your own conclusions.

  2. Just wondering what you used as a source. Some of the states have some bizarre rules for awarding delegates. I believe it is Wyoming where the delegates are not even obliged to vote as their district did. But I could be wrong.

  3. I used The Green Papers, which has a considerable elaboration on the question of delegates. I chose a cheap and obvious way of counting delegates -- not necessarily the best way.


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