The GOP swept both races in North Carolina last night!
Democrats spent a record $8 million on the two races and still lost. Republicans only spent about $1.3 million.
Republican Greg Murphy won North Carolina’s 3rd Congressional District in the special election and Dan Bishop won the 9th District of Cumberland County.
President Trump tweeted congratulations and then predicted the media would now ignore this huge win for the Republicans:
He guessed right on this:
An election-eve rally from President Trump sent both candidates over the top. This was a win for President Trump and his MAGA agenda because it’s the first step in taking the house back from Nancy Pelosi.
The GOP Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel tweeted out that President Trump’s endorsement “paid off” big:
— Ronna McDaniel (@GOPChairwoman) September 11, 2019
Bishop spoke to supporters after winning:
— CBS News (@CBSNews) September 11, 2019