In the 2008 election Obama took Wisconsin by 13.9% of the vote.
In the 2010 election Republicans took several Wisconsin state offices in a wave election.
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If Wisconsin is a sign… Obama will lose 12 states in 2012 that he won in 2008.
Data via US Election Atlas:
The yellow highlighted boxes indicate the states that went to Obama by less than 13.9% – Wisconsin’s victory margin in 2008.
The dark blue highlighted boxes are the states that Obama won by over 13.9% in 2008.
Regardless, things don’t look good for Team Obama.