NUMBERS DON’T LIE: Primary Turn Out for GOP Sky Rockets–For Dems it Plummets

Screen Shot 2016-07-05 at 10.00.04 AMTrump continues to fill stadiums, while it seems Hillary keeps emptying them. Check out these numbers.

Republican turnout was up 62% this year.
Democratic turnout was down 21% this year.

DEMOCRAT PARTY TURNOUT–
** In 2008 there were 38,111,341 Democrat votes in the primary. In 2016 there were 29,939,251 votes. A net decrease of 8,172,090 (-21%).

REPUBLICAN PARTY TURNOUT–
** In 2012 there were 19,214,513 Republican votes in the primary. In 2016 there were 31,108,968 votes. A net increase of 11,894,455 (+62%).

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Republicans had 1.1 million more primary voters this year than the Democratic party.

 

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