Tag Archives: Orca

Romney’s polling day technology meltdown: Orca

The usual post-electoral defeat search for explanations and people to blame has an added edge for the Republicans after Mitt Romney’s defeat earlier this month. Not only did Romney lose, he lost in all the states that were picked as being in serious contention, the Republicans actually lost ground in the Senate (when they had hopes of making gains) and the initial voting analysis shows the Republicans with a big problem: the parts of the electorate that are growing are the parts which vote against them the most heavily.

Posted in Campaign Corner and Online politics | Also tagged , and | 6 Comments
Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarMark Argent 23rd May - 12:29am
    Interesting distinction between transactional and transformational leadership. The hitch we have at the moment is that a transformational approach under Tim could easily feel like...
  • User AvatarCraig Morrison 23rd May - 12:11am
    I was wondering if anyone could answer a question? I was reading that by leaking the memo Alastair Carmichael had broken Westminster protocol and can't...
  • User AvatarMichael Torpy 23rd May - 12:10am
    I hope our ex MPs attempt to maintain their dignity and not damage the image of the party by appearing on nauseating programmes like Ant...
  • User AvatarAlex Macfie 22nd May - 11:55pm
    TCO: OK let's do away with elected local councils altogether and have government at all levels run by diktat from Whitehall and Westminster. If people...
  • User AvatarMike Tribe 22nd May - 11:38pm
    Hmmmm. There's quite a bit of superficial knowledge here. UpD is currently tearing itself to pieces because of the authoritarian attitudes of its leader, Rosa...
  • User AvatarDenis Loretto 22nd May - 11:32pm
    The latest BBC story includes this extract - "The Cabinet Office report said the civil servant who wrote the memo believed it to have been...
Fri 22nd May 2015
Sat 23rd May 2015
Sun 24th May 2015
Mon 25th May 2015
12:05
Tue 26th May 2015
Wed 27th May 2015
Thu 28th May 2015
Fri 29th May 2015
19:30
Sat 30th May 2015
Sun 31st May 2015
Mon 1st Jun 2015
Wed 3rd Jun 2015
Thu 4th Jun 2015
Sat 6th Jun 2015
Thu 11th Jun 2015
Fri 12th Jun 2015
Sat 13th Jun 2015
Wed 17th Jun 2015
Thu 18th Jun 2015