Democratic spin masters and sympathetic analysts are claiming that the abortion issue made Tuesday’s MN-1 special election result closer than it should have been, but such statements suggest they have not studied the region’s past congressional voting trends.
Now that national redistricting is set for at least the 2022 election, we see that the two most important states for the respective major political parties are Illinois for the Democrats and Florida for the GOP.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee released their first targets in what they call their Red to Blue program or, in other words, the districts they hope to convert from the Republicans. Curiously, two districts on the list are already blue.
Though the Michigan congressional lines are in litigation and filing time is still more than two months away in preparation for the state’s August 2 primary election, last Tuesday was a busy day on the Wolverine State’s US House front.