A Multitude of Factors Led to Republican’s Surprise Win
from The Wall Street Journal,
11/10/16:Election results reveal the 2016 presidential contest to be one of the most polarizing in recent history. Donald Trump benefited as more counties voted Republican by wider margins than in 2012.
- White Voters Delivered a Payoff:
- Immigration Backlash Surfaced:
- Latino Votes Didn’t Turn Tide:
- Turnout Decline Wasn’t Uniform:
- More Women voted for Trump than expected: