Watch: A group of voters in the Iowa county of Howard—the only one in the U.S. that voted by more than 20 percentage points for Obama in 2012 and more than 20 percentage points for Trump in 2016—discuss their outlook on the 2020 election
Howard County, Iowa voted by more than 20 percentage points for Obama in 2012 and more than 20 percentage points for Trump in 2016. WSJ’s John McCormick sat down with a group of the county’s voters to discuss their outlook on the 2020 election.Read more: The Wall Street Journal
This county’s voters sound really wishy-washy. Need much more of this in the “news.” Pretty even handed. Listening. Not telling people what to think. Definitely worth a listen.
What the Biggest Swing County in Iowa Says About 2020Both Trump and Obama won big in Howard County. While the president is likely to win such small, rural places again, the size of his margins could be crucial. I don’t care... Well since Obama blew it, Trump screwed it, there's only Bernie. Ask the family Members of Devin Nunes who moved from California to Iowa to protect all the illegal immigrants they’re saving money on, they and King would know v
What the Biggest Swing County in Iowa Says About 2020Howard County, Iowa, voted by more than 20 percentage points for Obama in 2012 and by more than 20 points for Trump in 2016. What such voters do this year could have national implications Cornfed hicks in small state no one cares about has massive sway in the election. Thats so American. As California has only 2 senators, same amount as Iowa... If they swung that far, I’d suggest lots of Xanax for the county’s citizens That kind of swing was bc it has so many independents and Clinton was a poor poor choice given the baggage and most importantly bc the place was very very tiny, with only ~4300 votes cast. V likely not representative. Thus it is statistically invalid to draw any conclusions.
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