PLEASE NOTE: These are the results as of the close of polls on Sunday, October 26. The countywide numbers may be substantially different at this point.
Amid a generally-dismal political environment nationally, the early voting numbers may be bringing some comfort for the Dallas County Democrats.
As of close of the polls Sunday, just under 86,000 votes had been cast in early voting. Of these, it appears that Democrats have a slight edge over Republicans in turnout among voters having a primary voting history for one party or the other:
If it can be assumed that the voters with a Democrat primary voting history have voted predominantly for Democratic candidates and