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San Diego, California
Palo Alto, California
USA
VOTING COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Registered voters in Palo Alto are 33.3% more likely to be registered as Democrats than registered voters in San Diego.
Registered voters in San Diego, are 2.9% more likely to be registered as Democrats, than in the rest of the United States.
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 COMMENTS
Comments about San Diego

re: a very conservative place - 9/15/2007: Heck... (read more)

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Comments about Palo Alto

Wonderful place to live, except for the cost of li: The Bay Area in general, but Palo Alto specifically provides many of the qualities sought by many; the climate is beautiful, there is access to cultural and recreational... (read more)

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