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Column H indicates "control" by Democrats or Republicans. "Control" is based on holding at least 2 of the 3 of the following: governor, upper house, and lower house
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http://www.bls.gov/lau/lastrk09.htm
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http://www.bls.gov/web/laus/laumstrk.htm
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Political_party_strength_in_U.S._states
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State2009 rank2009 rate2012 rank2012 rateChange% changeControlGovernorUpper House MajorityLower House MajoritySenior U.S. SenatorJunior U.S. SenatorU.S. House Delegation2008 Presidential Election
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Michigan5113.4368.5-4.9-36.6%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 26-12Republican 63-47DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 9-6Democratic
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Vermont116.944.8-2.1-30.4%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 22-8Democratic 102-47(b)DemocraticIndependent(a)Democratic 1-0Democratic
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Minnesota238105.8-2.2-27.5%rDRRDemocraticRepublican 37-30Republican 72-62DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 1-0Republican
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North Dakota14.113-1.1-26.8%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 35-12Republican 69-25DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 1-0Republican
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Alabama379.9257.3-2.6-26.3%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 22-12-1(a)Republican 66-39RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 6-1Republican
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Ohio4010.1287.5-2.6-25.7%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 23-10Republican 59-40DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 13-5Democratic
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Tennessee4410.5327.9-2.6-24.8%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 20-13Republican 65-34RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 7-2Republican
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Utah197.6105.8-1.8-23.7%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 22-7Republican 58-17RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 2-1Republican
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South Carolina4911.5428.9-2.6-22.6%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 26-19-1(b)Republican 76-48RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 5-1Republican
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Oregon4711.1388.6-2.5-22.5%dDDSDemocraticDemocratic 16-14Split 30-30(e)DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 4-1Democratic
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Wisconsin308.7176.8-1.9-21.8%rRSRRepublicanSplit 16-16(e)-1(b)Republican 59-39-1(a)DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 5-3Democratic
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Missouri329.4267.4-2-21.3%rDRRDemocraticRepublican 26-8Republican 106-57DemocraticRepublicanDemocratic 2-0Democratic
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Indiana4210.4348.2-2.2-21.2%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 37-13Republican 60-40RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 6-3Democratic
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Massachusetts278.2156.5-1.7-20.7%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 36-4Democratic 126-33-1(b)DemocraticRepublicanDemocratic 10-0Democratic
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Oklahoma96.785.4-1.3-19.4%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 31-16-1(b)Republican 68-31-2(b)RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 4-1Republican
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Virginia116.995.6-1.3-18.8%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 20-20(h)Republican 68-32DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 8-3Democratic
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South Dakota35.234.3-0.9-17.3%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 30-5Republican 51-19DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 1-0Republican
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Kentucky4110.3388.6-1.7-16.5%dDRDDemocraticRepublican 23-15Democratic 59-41RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 4-2Republican
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New Hampshire56.255.2-1-16.1%rDRRDemocraticRepublican 19-5Republican 293-105-2(b)DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 1-0Republican
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Iowa56.255.2-1-16.1%rRDRRepublicanDemocratic 26-24Republican 60-40RepublicanDemocraticDemocratic 3-2Democratic
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Wyoming76.375.3-1-15.9%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 26-4Republican 50-10RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 1-0Republican
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Nebraska24.724-0.7-14.9%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 32-17 (unofficial)Republican 32-17 (unofficial)DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 3-0Republican 4
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Kansas147.2126.2-1-13.9%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 32-8Republican 92-33RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 4-0Republican
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Florida4210.4439-1.4-13.5%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 28-12Republican 81-39DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 19-6Democratic
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Arizona379.9388.6-1.3-13.1%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 21-9Republican 40-20RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 5-3Republican
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Delaware227.9186.9-1-12.7%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 14-7Democratic 26-15DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 1-0Democratic
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Illinois3910418.8-1.2-12.0%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 35-24Democratic 64-54DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 11-8Democratic
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Washington329.4358.3-1.1-11.7%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 27-22Democratic 55-42DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 5-4Democratic
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Maine258.1237.2-0.9-11.1%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 19-15-1(a)Republican 77-72-1(a)-1(c)RepublicanRepublicanDemocratic 2-0Democratic
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Maryland157.4166.6-0.8-10.8%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 35-12Democratic 98-43DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 6-2Democratic
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West Virginia207.7186.9-0.8-10.4%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 28-6Democratic 65-35DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 2-1Republican
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Alaska207.7207-0.7-9.1%rRCRRepublicanCoalition(d) 16-4Republican 24-16RepublicanDemocraticDemocratic 2-1Democratic
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Georgia369.8439-0.8-8.2%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 36-20Republican 116-63-1(a)RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 8-5Republican
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North Carolina4410.5479.7-0.8-7.6%rDRRDemocraticRepublican 31-19Republican 68-52RepublicanDemocraticDemocratic 7-6Democratic
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Hawaii116.9146.4-0.5-7.2%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 24-1Democratic 43-8DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 2-0Democratic
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Texas177.5207-0.5-6.7%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 19-12Republican 102-48RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 23-9Republican
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Pennsylvania238287.5-0.5-6.3%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 30-20Republican 110-87-6(b)DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 12-7Democratic
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Connecticut278.2307.7-0.5-6.1%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 22-14Democratic 99-52Independent(a)DemocraticDemocratic 5-0Democratic
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Mississippi329.4439-0.4-4.3%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 30-22Republican 64-58RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 3-1Republican
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Colorado258.1317.8-0.3-3.7%dDDRDemocraticDemocratic 20-15Republican 33-32DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 4-3Democratic
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California4811.34911-0.3-2.7%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 25-15Democratic 52-28DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 34-19Democratic
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Arkansas177.5267.4-0.1-1.3%dDDDDemocraticDemocratic 20-15Democratic 54-46DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 3-1Republican
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New Jersey31943900.0%dRDDRepublicanDemocratic 24-16Democratic 48-32DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 6-3Republican
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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA359.7489.80.11.0%dDDDDemocraticDemocraticDemocraticDemocraticDemocraticDemocraticDemocratic
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Montana46.1126.20.11.6%rDRRDemocraticRepublican 28-22Republican 68-32DemocraticDemocraticRepublican 2-1Democratic
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Rhode Island4610.95011.10.21.8%dIDDIndependentDemocratic 29-8-1(a)Democratic 65-10DemocraticDemocraticSplit 4-4Democratic
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New York298.3368.50.22.4%dDRDDemocraticRepublican 32-29-1(b)Democratic 100-49-1(b)DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 20-8Democratic
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Nevada5011.651120.43.4%dRDDRepublicanDemocratic 11-10Democratic 26-16DemocraticRepublicanRepublicanDemocratic
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New Mexico106.8237.20.45.9%dRDDRepublicanDemocratic 27-15Democratic 37-33DemocraticDemocraticDemocratic 7-6Democratic
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Idaho157.4327.90.56.8%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 28-7Republican 57-13RepublicanRepublicanRepublican 2-0Republican
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Louisiana86.6227.10.57.6%rRRRRepublicanRepublican 24-15Republican 58-45-2(a)DemocraticRepublicanRepublican 6-1Republican
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