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"Blue wall" is a term that was used by some political analysts ...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
"Blue wall" is a term that was used by some political analysts and pundits referring to the theory that in Presidential elections in the United States, the Democratic Party had, between the 1992 and 2012 presidential elections, established such an advantage in many, mostly contiguous (hence "wall"), states that the electoral map made a Republican victory an uphill battle from the start. George W. Bush won the 2000 presidential election and the 2004 presidential election, but did not win any of the st
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A blue wave could happen and still hit a wall

CNN - 08 Jun 2018
It gets back to a question the New York Times' Nate Cohn and the Cook Political Report's Amy Walter asked: what is a wave? I'd argue a wave doesn't just need to be measured by seats won. It can be measured by votes won. It's on this score that ...
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The Evangelical Fight to Win Back California

New York Times - 27 May 2018
It was two weeks before the California primary, and Mr. Graham was urging them to take a stand against their state's “blue wall.” The blue wall of California, Mr. Graham told the gathering, represents secular values that have taken root on the country ...
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Franklin Graham Invades 'Godless' California

New York Magazine - 28 May 2018
There is a lot going on in the runup to the June 5 primary in California. But in a long, puffy piece for the New York Times, Elizabeth Dias draws attention to a development that is probably less important politically than she seems to believe, but is ...
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Review: 'The Great Revolt' offers insight into Trump support

Concord Monitor - 11 Jun 2018
Todd studied their reactions in focus groups as they talked about the brash newcomer to the political scene – Donald J. Trump – as well as their fears about globalism and traditional politics. Democrats used to consider the Upper Midwest their “blue ...
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Red wall vs blue wave: Democrats know it's no sure thing

Washington Examiner - 18 Jun 2018
“Voters are motivated by three things: greed, anger and fear,” said Brian O. Walsh, president of the pro-Trump outside group America First Action and a former NRCC political director. Republicans aren't greedy because they have just gotten a tax cut ...
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2018 midterms: The blue wave or a red dawn?

The Hill - 25 May 2018
Many political analysts and commentators predict a “blue wave” forming for the 2018 midterm election, but is one actually coming? It's important to remember that those offering such opinions are many of the same people who espoused that the “blue wall” ...
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Stocks Tumble on Italy's Political Instability

Wall Street Journal - 29 May 2018
The blue-chip index fell 391.64 points, or 1.6%, to 24361.45, as 28 out of 30 components traded lower. The S&P 500 declined 31.47 points, or 1.2%, to 2689.86, and the Nasdaq Composite slipped 37.26 points, or 0.5%, to 7396.59. The indexes were trading ...
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Radio ad for Vukmir violates constitution of Blue Star Mothers

Wisconsin Gazette - 27 May 2018
But making that claim in a political ad is in direct conflict with the constitution of the Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc., which states that the organization cannot be “used for personal or partisan purposes.” The Republican Party of Wisconsin paid ...
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A quiz for those seeking political office

Valley Times-News - 14 Jun 2018
A quiz for those seeking political office. By Staff Reports · Email the author. Published 10:57 pm Wednesday, June 13, 2018. During my 48 years of having an office in LaFayette and traveling there daily, I have never seen the likes of so many political ...
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Unlocking the hidden life of Frida Kahlo

BBC News - 18 Jun 2018
Intriguingly, until 2004, Kahlo's clothes and other personal items had been locked away for 50 years in the Blue House, the casa-estudio or home and studio in Coyoacán just outside Mexico City that the artist shared with her muralist husband Diego ...
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'The Great Revolt' explains how Trump wound up in the White House

Jackson Clarion Ledger - 10 Jun 2018
Whether you love Donald Trump or hate him, "The Great Revolt: Inside the Populist Revolt Reshaping American Politics," is indispensable reading for understanding the coalition that handed Trump a decisive Electoral College victory almost no one ...
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Reverse Migration Might Turn Georgia Blue

The Atlantic - 23 May 2018
“If [Abrams] has the potential to be the first black female governor in the country, that might be a rallying call for African American voters in the state,” said Andra Gillespie, a political science professor at Emory University. ...

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