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Slideshow: How the American electorate has changed, 2008 to 2012

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One big reason the 2012 presidential election is so close is that the electorate has changed a lot since Barack Obama won a comfortably victory over John McCain in 2008.
Among the major shifts: greater suspicion of government, stronger GOP support among white men and non-Hispanic Catholics and a heavy reliance on social media to receive campaign updates. [Read More]