DEMOCRATS CAN’T STOP LOSING–
Nebraskans Reject Far left Party in Big City Mayor’s Race–
Omaha voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016 – But Democrat was rejected on Tuesday night.
Via the Omaha Herald:
Omahans can expect four more years of City Hall focus on public safety and the budget — and maybe a new riverfront — after Mayor Jean Stothert easily won re-election.
Stothert won 53 percent of the votes to challenger Heath Mello’s 46 percent in the final unofficial count, with a particularly strong showing in the western part of the city.
“To the community I love, thank you for rehiring me,” she said. “I’ll work harder than ever to make you proud of our work.”…
…Stothert, a Republican in an officially nonpartisan seat, kept the focus on local governance issues as Mello tried to harness anger over President Donald Trump.
It was another brutal loss for Democrats – who couldn’t even win in a big Midwestern city.
MEANWHILE: Democrats suffered an electoral setback tonight, with Heath Mello falling in the Omaha mayoral race http://www.omaha.com/news/politics/city-election/stothert-pulls-ahead-of-mello-in-early-election-results/article_908201f9-be3d-5466-bb67-0a82c6e4b57b.html …
Stothert pulls ahead of Mello in early election results
Mayor Jean Stothert pulled ahead of Heath Mello in the early, first two rounds of vote counts released Tuesday night. In the second release, Stothert had 55 percent of the
The Democrat party infighting didn’t help.