By the numbers: Swing states

Published: Nov 07 2012 12:57:51 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 06 2012 01:23:08 PM EST

When millions of Americans head to the polls on November 6, only eight states will likely make or break the election. With the stakes that high, we took a look -- by the numbers -- at the swing states.

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