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Apr 17

Mapping Washington's Attitudinal Terrain Shows Parties Polarizing More than Counties

Posted on April 17, 2017 at 10:06 AM by Timothy Grisham

Mapping Washington's Attitudinal Terrain Shows Parties Polarizing More than Counties
(Courtesy of The Elway Poll)

Washington’s political class has been pondering the results of the vote here since November. Not that the races were close. Hillary Clinton, Patty Murray and Jay Inslee all won handily. Donald Trump’s 37% was the lowest percentage of the presidential vote in 20 years while carrying 27 of Washington's 39 counties....

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