HD 7 Overview
Dean has 53% name ID overall and 38% favorables. In the parts of the district that were in his old district, he’s at 74% name ID and 55% favorable.
53% Name ID
Williams has just 13% name ID and basically no definition.
13% Name ID
Dean’s hard re-elect of 31% isn’t insurmountable, but it’s also not a sign of any real weakness.
27% Consider Another
Dean is over 50% on the ballot and Williams only gets 15%
HD 11 Overview
Clardy has just 51% Name ID, though his favorables are solid. None of the challengers break 20% name ID.
Clardy’s hard re-elect of 30% is okay, but usually under 30% is when we start thinking of an incumbent as weak so he’s right on the border.
25% Consider another
40% Don’t Know
Clardy is under 50%, but none of his opponents have clear strength overall.
Clardy has majority support in the areas that were in his old district, but just 55% isn’t overwhelming. He is at just 20% in the new areas and Mark Williams almost outdoes him in those areas.