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... Orange County vote by party in presidential elections Year GOP DEM Others 2012 51.9% 582,332 45.8% 512,440 2.5% 25,271 2008 50.4% 578,171 47.8% 548,246 1.8% 21,530 2004 59.7% 641,832 39.0% 419,239 1.3% 14,328 2000 55.8 ... Republican majorities in Orange County helped deliver California's electoral votes to Republican presidential candidates Richard Nixon (1960, 1968 and 1972), Gerald Ford (1976 ... Orange County has not voted for a Democratic presidential candidate since Franklin D ...
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“Yesterday the Electoral Commission decided not to go behind the papers filed with the Vice-President in the case of Florida.... I read the arguments in the Congressional Record and cant see how lawyers can differ on the question. But the decision is by a strictly party voteeight Republicans against seven Democrats! It shows the strength of party ties.”
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