29
Aug
10

It’s Been a Long Time a Com’in

Orange County, California has been a Republican hide out for so many years; usually the Democrats don’t even travel to the county seeking voters.  Boy this this good news!

Orange County has been a national symbol of conservatism for more than 50 years: birthplace of President Richard M. Nixon and home to John Wayne, a bastion for the John Birch Society, a land of orange groves and affluence, the region of California where Republican presidential candidates could always count on a friendly audience.

But this iconic county of 3.1 million people passed something of a milestone in June. The percentage of registered Republican voters dropped to 43 percent, the lowest level in 70 years.

Orange County Is No Longer Nixon Country

Source NYT (http://goo.gl/UvEv)

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