Enough with the polls. Let's vote! | Arkansas Blog

Monday, November 3, 2008

Enough with the polls. Let's vote!

Posted By on Mon, Nov 3, 2008 at 4:02 PM

Voters will go to the polls just after midnight tonight in New Hampshire to begin the end of the longest campaign. But by now, a quarter or more of the votes have already been cast in states with broad early voting rules.

Talking Points Memo's final poll average puts Obama up by 8. But the GOP has a path to victory. Long-shot, they admit. Numbers wonk Nate Silver has Obama's electoral count at 340.

In sad news: The front-runner, Barack Obama, learned today of the death of his grandmother.

Josh Marshall is already chewing on the proposition that Sarah Palin is the rising star of Republicanism in 2012. Let us hope that graspy, vindictive types are indeed in fashion for the GOP in 2012. A Palin-Huckabee smackdown would be entertaining.

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