Dayton Daily News Features TBAF on Key Senate Race

Updated: Jun 27

How in the world is Ohio Democrat Tim Ryan tied with Republican JD Vance in a state Trump won by 8 points after Republican Glenn Youngkin just won in Virginia, where Trump lost by 10?

The first two polls show the race within 3 points, each with a different candidate leading.

As explained by TBAF's President in the Dayton Daily News, the reason is that Youngkin was nominated by a system similar to Final-Five that builds support around a candidate, while Vance was nominated by only 31% in the old negative primary system. Read the whole article here, which includes: