Thursday, June 15, 2017

Democratic districts in U.S. House targeted by GOP: Arizona 1st

Republican Paul Gosar defeated Democratic incumbent Ann Kirkpatrick in the Tea Party wave of 2010.  Redistricting shifted Gosar into the 4th CD, which allowed Kirkpatrick to regain her seat in 2012 and serve 2 more terms.  In 2016, Democrat Tom O'Halleran defeated Republican Paul Babeu by 7.3 percentage points.

Source:  Ballotpedia

NRCC Announces Initial Offensive Targets For The 2018 Cycle.  (NRCC, 2/8/2017)

Since February 8th, the gap between Trump's approval and disapproval ratings has increased 11.4 percentage points.  To the bad.

Source:  govtrack

Sources: Census Reporter (AZ 1CD;  U.S. Census Bureau QuickFacts (AZ, US)

Related post:
Minnesota 1st.  (6/13/2017)
Ohio 13th.  (6/13/2017)
Pennsylvania 17th.  (6/13/2017)
Minnesota 8th.  (6/14/2017)
Minnesota 7th.  (6/14/2017)

Take Back the House 2018 posts:
Pennsylvania 8th.  (6/2/2017)
New Jersey 11th.  (6/2/2017)
Minnesota 2nd.  (6/2/2017)
Nebraska 2nd.  (6/3/2017)

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