On election night, Eliason’s deficit was “almost 1,000 votes,” Brown said.
‘This year was a draw’Contrary to Brown’s narrative, Democratic party chair Merchant sees a Utah electorate “as split as it has ever been.”
–Jeff Merchant, Utah Democratic Party ChairMessaging also presented challenges, Merchant noted.
Georgia, the upset swing state of the 2020 election, also presents a possible roadmap for Utah Democrats.
–Jeff Merchant, Utah Democratic Party Chair”What we found was that over four years, constant, dedicated work in registering voters and getting people engaged in the political process led to democratic change.