Steel Country Democrats Who Backed Trump Weigh Party Loyalty In 2018

March 9, 2018 Admin3915 0

Enlarge this image A supporter of Donald Trump holds a sign during a March 2016 rally in Vienna, Ohio. In the Mahoning Valley of Eastern Ohio, many traditionally Democratic voters switched sides to vote for Trump. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption toggle caption Gene J. Puskar/AP A supporter of Donald Trump holds a sign during a March 2016 rally in Vienna, Ohio. In the Mahoning Valley of Eastern Ohio, many traditionally Democratic voters switched sides to vote for Trump. Gene J. Puskar/AP When the phone rings at the Republican Party headquarters in Mahoning County, Ohio, a 77-year-old retired hairdresser and former lifelong Democrat answers. Connie Kessler is a recent GOP convert with a religious-like zeal to help her hometown elect more local Republicans. Sometimes she READ MORE