Obama's Fla. congressional district wins
CQ has a very cool interactive map of Barack Obama's performance in Congressional districts across the country. It's a handy guide to at least potentially competitive Congressional seats in Florida. Consider:
In CD 9, Obama lost by 5 percent and Gus Bilirakis won by 26 percent. In CD 10, Obama won by 5 percent, and CW Bill Young won by 21percent. In CD 12, Obama lost by 1 percent and Adam Putnam won by 15 percent. In CD 13 Obama lost by 5 percent, Vern Bucnanan won by 18. In CD 15, Obama lost by 3, Bill Posey won by 11. In CD 2, Allen Boyd won by 24 percent and Obama lost by 9. In CD 24, Obama lost by 2 and Suzanne Kosmas won by 16. In CD 18, Obama won by 2, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen won by 16. In CD 21, Lincoln Diaz-Balart won by 16 percent, Obama lost by 2 percent. In CD 22, Ron Klein won by 9 percent, Obama won by 4 percent. In CD 25, Mario Diaz-Balart won by 6 percent, Obama lost by 1percent; CD 8, Obama won by 5 percent, and Alan Grayson won by 4 percent.
Adam Smith, Times Political Editor