The Magical Number For Trump: 206

Out of the thousands of counties in the United States only 206 hold a special distinction.  These counties backed the winner of the last three Presidential elections.  In other words, they backed Obama in his landslide win in 2008, stuck … Continue reading The Magical Number For Trump: 206

Minnesota’s Lesson for Democrats: Lack of Populism Has Hurt Them In The Midwest

Donald Trump’s domination of the Midwest took much of the nation by surprise.  He was the first Republican since Reagan to win every Midwestern battleground state in a generation.  I have already documented that the Midwest was already getting redder … Continue reading Minnesota’s Lesson for Democrats: Lack of Populism Has Hurt Them In The Midwest