Dixville Notch and Hart’s Location win for Barack Obama
Dixville Notch, New Hampshire. Barack Obama won the presidential race in Dixville Notch and Hart’s Location in New Hampshire. For 60 years these two small communities were always the first to cast their votes and be counted on the Election Day.
Obama defeated McCain by a count of 15 to 6 in Dixville Notch while 17 to 10 in Hart’s Location. Two voters casted their votes for Ron Paul while a “no vote” for the Independent candidate Ralph Nader.
“I’m not going to say I wasn’t surprised,” said Obama supporter Tanner Nelson Tillotson, whose name was drawn from a bowl to make him Dixville Notch’s first voter.
Dixville Notch and Hart’s Location have 115 residents and able to get all eligible voters to vote on Election Day.
The presidential election results is far from over but for these two communities were finished and must be very proud that they delivered a 100% voter’s turn out.