Interactive election results from around the country
As Dan Sinker put it so eloquently this morning, “Election season is the Super Bowl for news-application teams.”
MinnPost news coder extraordinaire Alan Palazzolo put together a round-up of interactive election results apps by newsrooms from across the country.
And be sure to checkout MinnPost’s own app, where we will be displaying live Minnesota election results starting at 8 PM Central.
What awesome election apps have you found?
The polls have been open across Minnesota for about seven hours now. Early reports from the Twin Cities indicate strong voter turnout.
Photos by Karl Pearson-Cater, Craig Lassig, Corey Anderson and Joel Kramer
Using an average of 2006, ‘08 and ‘10 state House elections, we’ve mapped the partisan lean of Minnesota’s new districts. We also determined the range in which a district is most likely to switch parties in the coming election. Click around and let us know what you think.