Phil Boas: Why Arizona Republicans Won Down-Ballot Races

By Steve Goldstein
Published: Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:31pm
Updated: Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:32pm
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The Show regularly checks in with the editorial board of the Arizona Republic to talk about current issues facing the state and the region — featured in columns on the newspaper’s op-ed pages.

Though he hasn’t conceded yet, President Donald Trump lost the presidential election this month — and that included a defeat to Joe Biden here in Arizona. The numbers show that’s because Trump struggled in Maricopa County and among independents.

Arizona Republic columnist Bob Robb wrote about how that affected down-ballot Republicans. The Show spoke with Republic editorial page editor Phil Boas about the premise of Robb’s column.

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