Texas primary: Democratic turnout soars as Republicans stand their ground

Texas primary: Democratic turnout soars as Republicans stand their ground
 

Democratic turnout soared in America’s most populous Republican state on Tuesday as Texas held the nation’s first primary elections ahead of November’s midterms.
The Texas primaries were scrutinized across the country for hints as to whether revulsion over Donald Trump and the rightwards swing of the GOP could translate into a flurry of Democratic enthusiasm that gives the party a chance of retaking the House of Representatives in November.
One of the country’s most solidly conservative states is an acid test for the “blue wave”: no Democrat has won a statewide election in Texas since 1994.... read more

 
7 March 2018 in World News, Views: 32
Source: Guardian
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