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A Really Small Slice of Americans Get to Decide Who Will Rule the Senate in 2014

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The U.S. population is about 319 million, according to the U.S. Census. Of course, only a fraction of Americans will actually vote in November's election. How small? To get an idea, look at the last midterm election, in 2010. Here's the U.S. population that year.

This is eye opening:

Put another way: The number of people who'll decide this election will likely be smaller than the population of Florida.

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