Why Americans Actually Voted For A Democratic House. (Think Progress, 11/7/2012)
Tally as of November 7, 2012
- House Democrats: 53,952,240
- House Republicans: 53,402,643
Yet at the time that this post was written, the Republican held a 233-192 advantage, with 10 seats still undecided.
Excerpt: Republicans won several key state legislatures and governors’ mansions in the election cycle before redistricting, and they gerrymandered those states within an inch of their lives.