If President Barack Obama wins, he will be the popular choice of Hispanics, African-Americans, single women and highly educated urban whites. That’s what the polling has consistently shown in the final days of the campaign. It looks more likely than not that he will lose independents, and it’s possible he will get a lower percentage of white voters than George W. Bush got of Hispanic voters in 2000.

A broad mandate this is not.

Politico’s Mike Allen and Jim Vandehei remind non-white, non-penis-having Americans that their votes aren’t as important as others. (via andishehnouraee)

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