Exit polls in Texas and Ohio suggest Hillary Rodham Clinton is recovering the base of support she had been losing to Barack Obama.
In winning the two key primaries Tuesday, the exit polls suggest Clinton showed renewed strength among whites and working-class voters. They had begun deserting her in recent contests, propelling Obama to 11 consecutive state contest victories.
Clinton apparently also lured some of Obama's traditional backers, like liberal voters.
Obama got solid support from blacks and young voters in both states and the college educated in Texas. But at least for now, his recent inroads into some of Clinton's core groups, like women, the less educated and older voters, seem to have slowed.
(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.