Podcast: California’s Top Two Primary Looms Over House Democrats
Roll Call Decoder, Episode 11
By Bridget Bowman and Nathan L. GonzalesPosted May 29, 2018 at 3:07pm
Democrats have a handful of opportunities to takeover House seats in California, but the abundance of candidates and state’s top two primary system are complicating the party’s efforts in a critical state for the majority. Roll Call elections analyst Nathan Gonzales and Roll Call political reporter Bridget Bowman look back at when the system was installed and ahead to the June 5 primaries and how Democrats are trying to avoid an electoral catastrophe.
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