Obama becomes first black president in landslide

I have predicted that Obama will win this year's election, and yes I was right. Now that Obama won the Elections, I'm excited about the change. I hope it is not only got the good of US but also for the good of all.

Democratic Senator Barack Obama is elected the first black president of the United States, as John McCain accepts defeat.

According to Yahoo! News, the nationwide popular vote was remarkably close. Totals from 58 percent of the nation's precincts showed Obama with 51 percent and McCain with 47.9.

Obama won Colorado, Nevada, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Florida, Virginia, New Mexico, Iowa, Ohio, Wisconsin, Michigan, New York, Rhode Island, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland and New Jersey, as well as the District of Columbia.

While McCain had Nebraska, Idaho, Mississippi, Texas, West Virginia, Utah, Arkansas, Kansas, Kentucky, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Alabama, South Carolina, Louisiana, South Dakota and North Dakota.

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Here's the video of President Obama giving his victory speech. Thanks to Tiffany2harvard for uploading this.

Click here for Transcript: Obama claims victory


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