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The top 20 mentioned Facebook terms/phrases in the U.S. on Election Day.

The top 20 mentioned Facebook terms/phrases in the U.S. on Election Day.

The map is completely blue on the CNN-Facebook Election Insights, showing that President Obama is dominating the Facebook conversation across the United States.
CNN-Facebook Election Insights

The map is completely blue on the CNN-Facebook Election Insights, showing that President Obama is dominating the Facebook conversation across the United States.

CNN-Facebook Election Insights

According to National exit polls, more men say they voted for Romney, while more women say they voted for Obama. Younger voters skew toward Obama, while older voters skew toward Romney.
Exit polls: Top issues for voters

According to National exit polls, more men say they voted for Romney, while more women say they voted for Obama. Younger voters skew toward Obama, while older voters skew toward Romney.

Exit polls: Top issues for voters

The most-mentioned terms/phrases on Facebook in the last 12 hours as of 5:30 p.m. ET. Ohio is the only state currently in the top 10. Also, mentions of Pennsylvania are up 715% in the last 12 hours.

The most-mentioned terms/phrases on Facebook in the last 12 hours as of 5:30 p.m. ET. Ohio is the only state currently in the top 10. Also, mentions of Pennsylvania are up 715% in the last 12 hours.

More people on Facebook are talking about Obama today than Romney. Obama is dominating the conversation in 42 states and the District of Columbia. Click through to dive into the data in real-time.
CNN-Facebook Election Insights

More people on Facebook are talking about Obama today than Romney. Obama is dominating the conversation in 42 states and the District of Columbia. Click through to dive into the data in real-time.

CNN-Facebook Election Insights


We’ve taken over the Empire State Building.
Seriously. Watch the height of the red (Romney) and blue (Obama) lights for CNN’s electoral vote projections. If you take a photo, tag it #cnnelection and you could be part of our coverage!

We’ve taken over the Empire State Building.

Seriously. Watch the height of the red (Romney) and blue (Obama) lights for CNN’s electoral vote projections. If you take a photo, tag it #cnnelection and you could be part of our coverage!

The five top trending Facebook terms in the U.S. within the last 12 hours are vote, Obama, Election Day, Romney and line. Obama is getting more than 105% more mentions than Romney.
CNN Facebook Election Insights

The five top trending Facebook terms in the U.S. within the last 12 hours are vote, Obama, Election Day, Romney and line. Obama is getting more than 105% more mentions than Romney.

CNN Facebook Election Insights