Daily Archives: July 28, 2019

Analyst offers fascinating critique of recent GOP runoff

‘Lion’s Den’ of Pitt County Money matters … or does it? By Lori Worley | Political Analysis The chips have fallen in the Republican Primary Runoff for the 3rd Congressional District, and voters spoke very loudly and very clearly in handing a 60 percent margin of victory to Dr. Greg Murphy of Pitt County. No surprises here – if you were following Early Voting turnout and the April 30th Primary, and if you believe that data does not lie. Many (including myself) expected this race to finish much tighter than it did, but it looks like voters were not as motivated by sending a woman to Congress as they were…