Beshear is the first governor of Kentucky to win without a majority in more than 100 years.Full Story
It didn’t show up on the scoreboard, but Democrats made inroads in GOP strongholds last year.
The party could be swept at the polls in statewide races for the first time since Reconstruction.
Four of the five first-place Louisiana primary gubernatorial election winners whose party’s collective primary vote did not reach 50 percent still went on to win the general election.
The GOP won six of the state’s CDs in 2018 – but five by single digits.