“Obama’s religious coalition resembles the religious composition of younger voters, while Romney’s religious coalition resembles the religious composition of senior voters. For example, 26 percent of millennial voters are white Christians, compared to 72 percent of senior voters.”
Public Religion Research Institute’s post-election American Values Survey on the religious composition of each party’s voters.
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President Obama pauses as he speaks at the election night party in Chicago on Nov. 7, 2012.