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Old 11-14-2018, 07:39 PM
FlikTheBlue is offline
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Originally Posted by DrDeth View Post
Wasn't the vote quite close?

But still this would have been easy to fix, they have known about it for four years or more and they haven't fixed it.
Cruz won by around three and a half percent. In a large state like Texas, though, that’s a quarter million votes. It wouldn’t surprise me if a small handful of votes changed, but I doubt it was that many.

ETA. A while back I commented about this issue in the O’rourke thread. Flipping a few percentage points is a lot more difficult in Texas due to the absolute number of voters each percent represents.

Last edited by FlikTheBlue; 11-14-2018 at 07:42 PM.