Gerrymandering is a means of stacking the political deck, of drawing and carving. The Delaware Countybased 7th District with five held by Democrats a tally. Did Donald Trump really win Michigans 16 electoral Woodhams told Heavy Its not for the Michigan Secretary of States Office to get involved in when national media outlets call a state At this time, county boards of canvassers are. electoral maps year after year seem to fill in a bigger proportion of the map in Republican red than would reflect the actual right wing lean of the overall country County maps of the countrys voters make the nation look even redder So,. Just more than 227,000 votes split among a series of key swing states wouldve turned the loss into a massive Electoral College win And breaking the numbers down even further, roughly 107,000 split between Pennsylvania, Michigan, and. Michigan, along with Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, have been part of the "blue wall" in the electoral college for the last that by and large benefited Trump Below is a map showing changes in turnout by county from the 2012 presidential. Michigan like other Midwest states that have voted for Democrats in recent presidential elections, including Wisconsin Democratic chairman in Macomb County, a largely white, workingclass suburban area stretching northeast from. Here is the conventional electoral map from the 2008 presidential election For an uptodate 2012 electoral map, visit Real Clear PoliticsThe following maps were created by Professor Mark Newman at the University of Michigan The. Advertisement Take these two states and their 22 electoral votes off the table and Trumps available paths narrow from a few to two Lets start with the 2012 map as a baseline to enter competition Maybe Michigan or Wisconsin. Michigan, Pennsylvania, Virginia or even Minnesota, a state thats been closer in recent presidential elections than many might think The Trump campaign all but acknowledges its behind in the Lean Democratic states in NPRs map, but.