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Questions relating to the government or politics of Arkansas, a state of the United States

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Why does Arkansas relatively often fail to field major party candidates for US Senate elections?

In the 1966 US Senate election in Arkansas, the Democratic Party candidate won uncontested. In 1990, the Democratic Party candidate won uncontested. In 2008, no Republican Party candidate ran. In 2020,...
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Are there significant demographic differences that explain why one specific county picked Sanders over Biden in the 2020 Democratic primary?

Joe Biden won every county in the 2020 Arkansas Democratic primary except Washington County, which Bernie Sanders won. I find this weird and was trying to understand why this would happen. I'm not ...
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