.

Registered Republican Voters in LA County Down

The percentage of registered Republicans in the county has shrunk to 22 percent of the electorate and is down to 29.3 percent statewide.

The percentage of registered Republicans in Los Angeles County has shrunk to 22 percent of the electorate, as the General Election looms Tuesday.

Statewide, the percentage of Republican registrants has shrunk to 29.3 percent, according to figures released by the Secretary of State late Friday.

Democratic party officials say the state's new online voter registration is responsible for the blue surge.

A record 18.2 million Californians are now registered to vote, up about 950,000 voters from the 2008 election. Back then, the G.O.P. had 31.4 percent of the registrants.

California Republicans hold an 8-point edge over "no party preference" voters, who are now more than one fifth of the Golden State's electorate.

The percentage of Democratic voters remains nearly unchanged, at 43.7 percent.

Reaction to the new voting system and its results fell along predictable partisan lines. Los Angeles County Democratic Chair Eric C. Bauman put out a press release trumpeting his view that "L.A. will remain the big blue beacon of hope for Democrats nationwide for years to come."

Republican state Chair Tom Del Beccao told the Washington Post that the new numbers reflect a registration system that does not have enough study or safeguards. "We're going to have to see whether those are valid registrations or actual voters," he told the Post.

Popeye November 11, 2012 at 05:12 AM
LOOSER in the poor neighborhood. What a joke, pansey...
Popeye November 11, 2012 at 05:13 AM
Stamford Bridge, LOOSER repubitard in the poor neighborhood. What a joke, pansey...
Stamford Bridge November 11, 2012 at 05:20 AM
@popeye - shut the fuck up you little pussy. Lets fight coward...
Stamford Bridge November 11, 2012 at 05:21 AM
@Popeye - you can't even spell you retarded douchebag hahahahaha ... Coward from Temecula
xiaolinzi December 26, 2012 at 07:57 AM
http://www.coachoutletonlinebfd.com/ Coach Outlet Online http://www.guccibeltstb.com/ Gucci Belt http://www.coachoutletonlinetsy.net/ Coach Online Outlet sd http://www.coachoutletstoredet.net/ Coach Outlet Online http://www.hermesbeltsst.com/ Hermes Belts

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »