Democrats Hope For A Wave Fueled By Hispanic Turnout Died In Texas Tuesday

Democrats in Texas on Tuesday were supposed to be celebrating.  Not fretting.  But fretting they are now that a Democratic state senate district which supported Clinton by 12 points and has not had a Republican represent it since Reconstruction flipped … Continue reading Democrats Hope For A Wave Fueled By Hispanic Turnout Died In Texas Tuesday

The GOP House Majority Might Be Saved In The Unlikeliest Of Places

While Democrats have scored notable successes in majority white states like Oklahoma, Missouri and NY State, in majority-white districts with many college graduates, there is one notable set of places where they have surprisingly struggled to make gains-Hispanic-majority districts.  In … Continue reading The GOP House Majority Might Be Saved In The Unlikeliest Of Places

Republicans Should Be Careful About Changing The Electoral College

Last week, Republicans in the Virginia House of Delegates floated a bill to change the state from a winner take all state in the Electoral College to one that doles out votes by Congressional district (similar to Nebraska’s).  The idea … Continue reading Republicans Should Be Careful About Changing The Electoral College