By Nathaniel Rakich of FiveThirtyEight
The Democratic Party woke up Wednesday with a clear signal from Tuesday’s primary elections: The #Resistance means business. The more progressive candidate won in Democratic primaries around the country. The question, however, is whether those more liberal candidates will hurt the party’s chances in November.
Republicans held primaries, too — and, in a role reversal, for the most part they chose more electable options.