Texas goes to McCain, Iowa to Obama

November 5th, 2008 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS  

Barack ObamaWashington, Nov 5 (DPA) The southern state of Texas would vote in favour of Republican presidential candidate John McCain, US networks projected late Tuesday.Democratic nominee Barack Obama was projected to win Iowa, a mid-western state McCain had hoped to keep in the Republican column.

Texas, a reliably Republican state, is the second largest prize in the US with 34 electoral votes.

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