Economic and cultural issues, and Donald Trump, make rural America 'redder' than ever
July 8, 2016
The Rural Blog - Rural America is increasingly becoming red, mainly because "Democratic
messages are potent in big cities, but simply aren’t selling in rural America," Alan
Greenblatt reports for Governing magazine.
Seth McKee, a political scientist at Texas Tech University, told Greenblatt, "Rural
voters have become a core component of the GOP, especially white rural voters, which
is most of them."
Read the story here.