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Beto O'Rourke was the first Democrat for Senate to win Tarrant County, TX (Ft. Worth) since Lloyd Bentsen. No Democrat for President has won it since Johnson. Tarrant is a microcosm of suburban Texas's Trump revolt. Precinct returns for 2012, 2016, and 2018 below. #txpol #txsen
Watch the educated Anglo areas highlighted in green, where a majority of non-Hispanic whites over 25 are college-educated or more -- that's where most of the 2012-16 swing was. The 2016-18 swing happened in the rest of the county as rebellion spread.
Tarrant County Democrats flipped state and local seats red to blue across the county. Meanwhile, Tarrant County Republicans are trying to eject a Muslim party vice chair for his religion, accelerating their suburban doom. star-telegram.com/news/state/tex…
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Coming back from the holiday and catching up on the news? Here are some of the biggest stories you may have missed!
Republicans are standing by while Trump sabotages health care markets and raises premiums AGAIN! #ACA #ProtectOurCare nytimes.com/2018/07/07/us/…
GOP candidate says something racist? Say NO to racism by voting for @PaulDavisKS!

"While CNN has rated the race to replace Jenkins as leaning Republican, Democrats have lined up behind former Kansas House Minority Leader Paul Davis to flip the district."
cnn.com/2018/07/07/pol…
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