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Friday, November 9, 2012

Election 2012 Winners And Losers

Gay marriage and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio of Florida are on the list of “winners” in the 2012 elections. (AP)

Who won and who lost this election, besides Barack Obama and Mitt Romney?

Politics watcher Chris Cillizza of The Washington Post is among those writing lists of election “winners and losers.”

Some of his winners: women, young voters and empathy. His picks for losers include foreign policy and Donald Trump.

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