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PA Goes for Obama


Update 11:35 PM

Pennsylvania remained blue, going to President Barack Obama.

With 90% of 9,257 precincts reporting:

Barack Obama:  52.7% of the the vote

Mitt Romney:  46% 

In Allegheny County where Democrats hold a 2-1 voter registration edge over Republicans, with 96% of 1,319 precincts reporting:

Barack Obama:  57%

Mitt Romney:  41.6%

Mr.Obama collects Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes, which ties Illinois for the fifth most in the nation. 

Of the 8,511,217 registered voters in Pennsylvania, 4,267,538 are Democrats and 3,131,906 are Republicans.