Results of a statewide Ohio school mock election put Barack Obama ahead of Mitt Romney by 13 percentage points.
The results from 48 schools across the state reported to WVIZ/PBS ideastream’s NewsDepth break down like this:
- Obama: 2,377 (56%)
- Romney: 1,830 (43%)
- Other: 48 (1%)
- Total 4,255
NewsDepth says early results favored Obama 7-1, but results coming in from southern Ohio shrunk his lead.