IN THE OBAMA COLUMN...
A list of the blue states in this year's election
By Newser Editors, Newser Staff
Posted Nov 6, 2012 6:10 PM CST
Updated Nov 6, 2012 10:18 PM CST
And this year's blue states are...   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – The results are in, and the win goes to President Obama. Here are the states that aligned behind him for an Electoral College tally of 332 to 206:

  • Virginia (13)
  • Vermont (3)
  • Illinois (20)
  • Connecticut (7)
  • Maine (4)
  • District of Columbia (3)
  • Delaware (3)
  • Rhode Island (4)
  • Maryland (10)
  • Massachusetts (11)
  • New York (29)
  • Michigan (16)
  • New Jersey (14)
  • Pennsylvania (20)
  • New Hampshire (4)
  • Minnesota (10)
  • California (55)
  • Washington (12)
  • Hawaii (4)
  • New Mexico (5)
  • Ohio (18)
  • Iowa (6)
  • Oregon (7)
  • Colorado (9)
  • Wisconsin (10)
  • Nevada (6)
  • Florida (29)
Click to see which states have gone red.