bizgrrl's picture

Geez, like Kansas, it was a

Geez, like Kansas, it was a Georgia Republican stronghold. The Democrats, media, and whoever else should not get so excited or downtrodden over these districts. Democrats will win.

R. Neal's picture

Maybe all is not

Maybe all is not lost...

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Rachel's picture

I don't get why anybody is

I don't get why anybody is disappointed in this result. A 30 year old political unknown just got 48% in a Republican district. And he has a good chance in the runoff.

I didn't expect more and I think it's a real win.

Bbeanster's picture

Agree with Rachel, although

Agree with Rachel, although it maybe hard to peel off even 1.6% in the general.

But another six weeks of Trump should be an immense help.

mjw's picture

Turnout

You don't really have to peel off the 1.6%, just them to stay home. So far Trump is helping with that really well:

Special election turnout compared to Nov 2016:

GA06
Dem: -25%
GOP: -51%

KS04
Dem: -32%
GOP: -62%

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