Florida Election

Trying to predict who will win the presidential race in Florida is extremely difficult, even for seasoned political scientists. Polls are showing Barack Obama and Mitt Romney neck-and-neck among likely voters in the state.

For the past 20 years, University of South Florida political science professor Susan MacManus has been analyzing Florida politics. And if there’s one thing she’s learned?

“Just when people think they’ve got Florida figured out, they realize they don’t," she said.