Here are two election maps to watch for the next seven weeks of the election:
The key states are Colorado (9), Florida (27), Michigan (17),Nevada (5), New Hampshire (4), New Mexico (5), North Carolina (15), Ohio (20), Pennsylvania (21), and Virginia (13). The NY Times has 172 solid Obama and 148 solid McCain (which include Kansas, Louisiana, and Tennessee). It takes 270 electoral votes to win.
September 26, October 7, October 15
The VP debate is on October 2
Also check out Belief Net’s God-o-meter which scientifically measures whether the candidate sounds more like a Secularist or a Theocrat.