Nation: The Outlook from Coast to Coast

A region-by-region assessment by TIME correspondents of the outlook for the November election:

THE EAST: Democratic Romp Of the region's 149 electoral votes, Hubert Humphrey may win 79 and Richard Nixon 24, with 46 uncertain. For Humphrey: Connecticut (8), District of Columbia (3), Massachusetts (14), New York (43), Rhode Island (4) and West Virginia (7). For Nixon: Delaware (3), Maine (4), Maryland (10), New Hampshire (4) and Vermont (3).

With Nixon on the ballot, New York would probably go Democratic, whoever the party's candidate may be. Nelson Rockefeller, on the other hand, would...

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