I have been putting this off until more votes were counted, but here are my thoughts on the 2020 election here in Indiana, in Monroe County and for President.
In Indiana, a lot of people were expecting a different result in the governor’s race. Despite the fact that a lot of conservatives were unhappy with Eric Holcomb’s policies surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and there were longtime Republicans (including Republican elected officials) supporting Libertarian candidate Donald Rainwater, Holcomb ran about even with the other two Republicans running statewide, Todd Rokita and Donald Trump. Rainwater did take votes, but not from Holcomb. He took votes from the Democratic candidate, Woody Myers. That even appeared to be the case in Monroe County, which is heavily Democratic. Here are the numbers for those races, statewide and locally: