Nevada: the Ultimate Bellwether State

Wikipedia: “”Nevada has voted for the winner in every presidential election since 1912, except in 1976 when it voted for Gerald Ford over Jimmy Carter. This includes Nevada supporting Democrat Bill Clinton in 1992 and 1996, Republican George W. Bush in 2000 and 2004, and Democrat Barack Obama winning the state in both 2008 and 2012. This gives the state status as a political bellwether. Since 1912, Nevada has been carried by the presidential victor the most out of any state (25 of 26 elections).[77]Nevada was one of only three states won by John F. Kennedy in the American West in the election of 1960, albeit narrowly.[78]”

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