Eye on Education

Results of Statewide Ohio School Mock Election Put Obama in the Lead

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.


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