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Last night’s most amazing statistic

Total congressional vote in North Carolina (according to the state Board of Elections [1]):

Democrats: 2,218,572
Republicans: 2,142,047

Gerrymandered congressional delegation results:

Democrats: 4
Republicans: 9

(This includes District 7, which Mike McIntyre leads by only 500 votes.)