Barack Obama wins re-election, TV networks project

President Barack Obama has defeated Republican Mitt Romney, according to television network projections that show the president winning more than the 270 electoral votes needed for a second term.

7th November, 2012
Barack Obama wins re-election, TV networks project
Obama was projected the winner in the battleground states of Ohio, Iowa, New Hampshire, Wisconsin and Colorado.

President Barack Obama has defeated Republican Mitt Romney, according to television network projections that show the president winning more than the 270 electoral votes needed for a second term.

Obama was projected the winner in the battleground states of Ohio, Iowa, New Hampshire, Wisconsin and Colorado. He also won Pennsylvania, where Romney made a last-minute bid for support to try to derail the president’s path to re-election.

Votes were still being tallied in Florida...

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