Thursday, June 15, 2017

Democratic districts in U.S. House targeted by GOP: Arizona 9th

As a result of Arizona's 24.6% growth in population during the 2000s, the state's representation in the House increased from 8 to 9.  Kyrsten Sinema's margin of victory has increased from 3 points in 2012 to 21.9 in 2016, yet somehow the NRCC thinks this district is in play in 2018.

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 9CD;  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)
Arizona 1st.  (6/15/2017)

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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