Washington Watcher II


Despite the size of the red districts, this was a narrow (in the Senate) for the blue team, because of greater population in the blue regions—including immigrants.

It’s official, maybe: Virginia is blue. Republicans lost control of the Old Dominion’s General Assembly on Tuesday, an Election-Day blowout that put Virginia’s government in Democrat hands. Political commentators eagerly blamed the loss on Donald Trump’s alienating white suburbanites. Partly, but this overlooks what the commentariat and the Never Trump GOP ruling class always overlook: demographics. Like many other battleground states, Virginia, and its dying GOP, is the victim of mass immigration—illegal and (let it be noted) legal.

read more at http://www.unz.com/article/immigration-not-white-suburbs-turning-va-blue-gop-still-can-win-with-sailer-strategy-but-ultimately-needs-an-immigration-moratorium/

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