A simple visualization of what state these folks are from (and easy mapping is one of the few things that Google Sheets does that Excel doesn’t!).
Where the candidates are from, by state:
|CO||Michael Bennet, John Hickenlooper|
|DE||Joseph R. Biden Jr.|
|TX||Julián Castro, Beto O’Rourke|
|NY||Bill de Blasio, Kirsten Gillibrand, Andrew Yang|
|CA||Kamala Harris, Eric, Swalwell, Marianne Williamson|
|MA||Seth Moulton, Elizabeth Warren|
Both Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke and Rafael Edward Cruz joined the federal legislature representing Texas in 2013 – Beto in the House and Cruz in the Senate. Both are now vying for the next term of Cruz’s job in the Senate and the fact that a Republican incumbent in Texas has agreed to debates show just how tight things have become.
Some thoughts on the first debate from September 21st… Continue reading