Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive


Florida ‘crossover’ congressional districts give Democrats glimmer of hope in 2018

in Peter/Top Headlines by

Democrats could be in for more election woes in 2018, according to a new post from political blog Sabato’s Crystal Ball. In the post, author Kyle Kondik gives a rundown of the 2016 cycle’s “crossover” congressional seats – districts that voted for one party on the congressional level, and another for president. There were 26 such seats in the 2012 cycle, and 2016 saw an increase to 35. A dozen of the crossover seats sent a Democrat to Congress and backed…

Keep Reading

Go to Top