Bachtle raised $100,000. Her opponent raised $3,000. The endorsement of the party is usually enough to win an election but Pat Bachtle raised so much money that the endorsement didn’t work. See the Inquirer Article. There will be reprecussions and ramifications for Bucks County Republicans. There’s allegedly a coalition moving to replace Poprick. That’s almost impossible. Almost. The party needs a strong leader, someone who can bring people together. Harry Fawkes did that.
The defeat of Michelle Christian was a big deal and the deal is not yet closed.