This is a problem that Republicans face more than Democrats due to how our voters are spread out more geographically. Our Online Advertising and Analytics teams took a look at the state of Florida to see what percentage of registered Republicans lived in base precincts (60%+ GOP) versus Democrats that live in base precincts (60%+ D). The study consisted of 11+ million voters living in 6,700+ precincts.
1,176 precincts (17.52%) of all precincts fall into either the base R or base D category, but the list is dominated by base D with 1,012 (86.05% of total). That means that for every 1 base precinct that Republicans can mobilize there are 6.17 for Democrats.
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