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Texas Isn't Close to Flipping Blue, or Even Purple

27 days ago   |   By Real Clear Politics

The Texas Tribune headline early Wednesday morning says it all: "Texas Democrats' Hopes Fall Short Once Again." Texas voters spoke loud and clear with their ballots: They still like Republicans, at the presidential level, the Senate level, the House of Representatives level, and on down to state and local elections. While Texas was never going to flip completely blue in 2020, even if Democrats couldn't win statewide, many local experts believed Democrats could flip key down-ballot races, especially in the statehouse. This was not the case.
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