“The Richter scale reading from Tuesday’s Spring election did not show a major earthquake for Republicans, but the tremors were strong enough that the GOP can feel good about the results and Democrats should continue to worry about what the future may hold in the upcoming midterms.  In the aftermath, for Republicans, it was two steps forward, and the march continues. For Democrats, it was one historic and important step forward, but two steps back.”

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Spring election produced very good results for GOP, but more work to be done.

By: Bill McCoshen, MBS Partner

“Tuesday was a very good night for conservative candidates across the state. But it wasn’t the tsunami or even red wave some had predicted. As expected, turnout statewide was very low because there wasn’t a statewide race on the ballot.  In Madison, for example, the turnout was the lowest it had been since 2015.”

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