Kier Starmer has said that blaming Labour's general election defeat just on Brexit "was not an honest analysis". Indeed, we found previously that the primary reason voters abandoned Labour at the polls was party leadership
Via @pbump this chart shows one reason why we should be skeptical of general election trial heats during a primary: way too many voters say they won't support the nominee
If Illinois becomes the first state to hold its primary election, as Gov. Pritzker would like to see, that would mean voting in the snow — and to @MarkBrownCST , that's a good reason not to go first.
@yeselson @DouthatNYTMy problem with this is that it doesn't engage with the possibility that Trump's ethnonationalism might not be some kind of subsequent aberration that Trump stapled to his "populism " once that won him the election, but rather the actual reason his populism helped win GOP primary.
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Democrats eager to see more women in office had reason to celebrate after last night’s primary results. But why did some Democratic women perform better than others? Here’s what we learned from the election results: