A Bush hangs in there…..
Progressives did ok in a few Taxes Democratic primary races……..
Establishment Republicans beat back MAGA hardliners in the Texas primary on Tuesday, while the Bush dynasty avoided extinction and progressive Democrats stopped their slide.
With the nation’s focus squarely on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and on President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address, the first primary of the midterm election year turned out to be unusually muted. Incumbents, for the most part, did well. And there were no major surprises in the initial glimpse into the electorate’s leanings in a critical year.
Here are five takeaways from the primary in the nation’s second-most populous state:…