8 Electoral States to Watch

Breaking down the battlegrounds for tonight's election returns, many believe these eight states will decide whether Barack Obama will win a second term in the White House or Mitt Romney becomes the nation's 45th president. For how the election will affect the property/casualty market, click here. [Images: Thinkstock]

This story originally appeared on Employee Benefit Advisor.

NEVADA (6 electoral votes)

The desert sun isn’t the only thing making voters sweat in Nevada—it’s also the double-digit unemployment and high mortgage foreclosures. These two economic issues likely will be top of mind for Nevada voters when they go into the booth, with six electoral votes up for grabs. Average polls show Obama leading by just 2.4 percent in the state. Polls close at 10 p.m. Eastern.


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