The Silicon Valley Vote

Nov 29 2012 @ 10:36am

Nate Silver notes that Obama won the Bay Area by 49 points and that "among the 10 American-based information technology companies on the Forbes list of "'most admired companies,' Mr. Obama raised 83 percent of the funds between the two major party candidates." Why this matters:

If Democrats have the support of 80 percent or 90 percent of the best and brightest minds in the information technology field, then it shouldn’t be surprising that Mr. Obama’s information technology infrastructure was viewed as state-of-the-art exemplary, whereas everyone from Republican volunteers to Silicon Valley journalists have critiqued Mr. Romney’s systems