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gluxford1 December 22nd, 2016 1:02am

Out of the most populous metropolitan areas in the country, only two stood out as heavily conservative strongholds in this election by sending Trump to the White House and Republicans back to congress: Fort Worth and Phoenix. Does this surprise you?

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presrvd Phoenix
12/24/16 8:47 pm

Republican Stronghold.
I like it.
Conservative Fortress.
I think I like it just a little more... =)

gluxford1 Arizona
12/24/16 8:50 pm

It hasn't gone blue since Truman (1948). That's deep red and it's my idea of paradise. I'll be moving there in January and it's going to get a whole lot redder once I get there!

Domino3 Abolish the ATF
12/22/16 6:38 pm

Fort Worth is pretty conservative. Except for their stupid superintendent.

gluxford1 Arizona
12/22/16 8:30 pm

Both Fort Worth and Phoenix are very conservative. They haven't gone blue in decades.

Domino3 Abolish the ATF
12/22/16 9:03 pm

True, Fort Worth is filled with liberal Mexicans but a large number of them are illegal.

gluxford1 Arizona
12/22/16 9:10 pm

Phoenix deports them all, so they can't vote illegally even if they wanted to. 😂

ProudCentrist Chicago, Illinois
12/22/16 10:15 am

I'd like to visit both of those places

bluerum29 optimistic idealist
12/22/16 9:43 am

One I live in and one I would Like to move to.

gluxford1 Arizona
12/22/16 9:55 am

I'll be moving to one of them in January. Hooray for the conservative Valley of the Sun!

googer11 Minnesota
12/22/16 9:18 am

Not surprised. An old (democratic) friend moved to Phoenix years ago and became a Republican AND born again! She's a completely different person.

RussianThunder Russia and USA
12/22/16 8:40 am

Populace cities means more people, fewer jobs, more government benefits etc. They vote democratic, usually.

gluxford1 Arizona
12/22/16 8:53 am

Not these two. Fort Worth and Phoenix are pro-gun, self reliant, and very conservative.

Diogenes Not Biden It
12/22/16 4:43 am

Joe T. Garcias. Best Tex-Mex in Cowtown, USA!

gluxford1 Arizona
12/22/16 8:03 am

These are some of my favorite cities too! Conservative cities rock! I'm moving to one of them too.

clmcd42 Texas
12/22/16 9:33 am

I've been there many times. It's so good

gluxford1 Arizona
12/21/16 6:05 pm

Not at all. The last time the Phoenix metro area went Democratic was for Harry Truman in 1948. The last time the Forth Worth area went Democratic was for Lyndon Johnson in 1964.