Urban turnout in Cuyahoga County in 2012 still lagged Republican areas

A big deal was made about Barack Obama’s efforts to get out the vote in 2012; so much so that one might believe that the turnout was better in Obama’s strongholds than where Mitt Romney ran strongest.

Not true. While the Democratic turnout might have been stronger than many years historically, the turnout remained best where Republicans live, at least in Cuyahoga County. Here’s what we found.