***ELECTION ALERT:Â SAXBY (Chambliss) WINS RE-ELECTION IN GEORGIA***
Hey gang!Â My sincere thanks for the hearty posting that Dan has done for most of the pre-Election period.Â THANKS DAN.Â Â You can all see and hear Dan and his election analysis tonight at PajamasMedia TV.Â Â Dan will be at PJTV’s Los Angeles HQ this evening.
I will use this posting for occassional updates throughout the night.Â Feel free to comment at will.Â First big states to close:Â Indiana, North Carolina, Virginia.
Buckle in, folks!
6:50 PM EASTERN – We have a very hot Governor’s race and US Senate race here in North Carolina.Â I’ll be keeping special attention to those races for you.
7:09 PM – FOX News’ Major Garrett reports that the Obama campaign is not encouraged about picking up North Carolina.Â “The Republican turnout around Charlotte has been heavy” — according to Major.Â Â Well, we did our part!
7:58 PM – WIth about 18% of the vote in so far in North Carolina — Obama – 55%, McCain – 44%.Â Â In the US Senate race, Hagan (D) – 57%, Dole (R) – 42%.Â Â And in the NC Governor’s race – Perdue (D) – 53%, McCrory (R) – 44%.
8:00 PM – SHOCKING!Â Massachusetts, DC, Illinois and Maryland called for Barack Obama by FOX.
8:21 PM – Election Night coverage had to take a break — Saxby and Shadow needed a walk around the neighborhood.