Both in the 2020 presidensiële wedstryd and races for seats in the huis en Senaat, the liberal-leaning party sees opportunities as shifting demographics, new voters, and Republicans voting for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden strengthen its position.
Arizona, a battleground state that has not voted for a Democratic presidential candidate since 1952, is purple this year, with the introduction of young voters en progressive-leaning Latino voters in its largest counties.
In a special election race, Democratic challenger Mark Kelly — 'n voormalige NASA-ruimtevaarder — has taken the lead against Republican incumbent Sy. Martha McSally. As verkies, Kelly would serve alongside Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, who beat McSally to win her seat in the 2018 middeltermynverkiesings.
Op Vrydag, The Associated Press reported that Democrats have a shot of taking control of one or both chambers of the state’s predominantly Republican Legislature — for the first time in nearly three decades.
While Demokrate see states like Arizona as “in play,” they also see conservative counties like Pinal and Tucson as major opportunities to pass progressive measures.
While Gov. Doug Ducey is a Republican, a Democratic legislature could seriously hinder the GOP agenda. The party will need a net gain of three Senate seats and two House seats for a majority.
The Real Clear Politics average het President Trump oscillating between a one- and three-percentage point lead over Biden. Quinnipiac University’s latest poll shows the pair in a dead heat, tied at 47% aan 47% among likely voters.
As The Wall Street Journal reported Friday, Trump underperformed Republican congressional candidates in Texas by five points four years ago. It’s an understatement to say voters weren’t showing up then like they are now.
With just three days until Election Day, Trump and Biden are walking a tightrope to the 270 Electoral College votes necessary to win the office.
Criss-crossing Midwestern Rust Belt states op Vrydag, the septuagenarians are each counting on their predictions to be proven right.
Associated Press het bygedra tot hierdie verslag.