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Macville, MN is a small town located in the Midwest United States. It is known for its tight-knit community and friendly people. Politics in Macville are largely focused on local issues such as education, public safety, infrastructure, and economic development. Residents elect a mayor to lead the city council, which is composed of several aldermen who represent different neighborhoods across the town. The mayor and city council work together to create policies that are in line with the wishes of Macville’s citizens. Local political candidates often focus their campaigns on these topics as they seek to become the area’s new representative. Elections in Macville are usually held every two years and feature multiple candidates from both major parties vying for office. As such, Macville tends to be a moderate community when it comes to national politics but can still have strong differences of opinion on certain local issues.

The political climate in Macville, MN is strongly conservative.

Aitkin County, MN is strongly conservative. In Aitkin County, MN 36.0% of the people voted Democrat in the last presidential election, 62.4% voted for the Republican Party, and the remaining 1.6% voted Independent.

In the last Presidential election, Aitkin county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.4% to 36.0%.
Aitkin county voted Republican in 2020, 2016, 2012 and 2004, and Democratic in 2008 and 2000.


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Macville, MN is strongly conservative.


Aitkin County, Minnesota is strongly conservative.

Minnesota is leaning liberal.

The BestPlaces liberal/conservative index is based on recent voting in national elections, federal campaign contributions by local residents, and consumer personality profiles.
VoteWord™

Displaying 20 years of Presidential voting, visualized in one word.

Macville, Minnesota: d r d r R R

How It Works:
Here at BestPlaces, we were looking at the voting patterns since the 2000 election and realized that we could express the results of each election as one letter. R if the Republican Party candidate won, D if the Democratic Party candidate won and I if the Independent Party candidate won. The six elections (2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020) would be expressed as six-letter word (R R D R R).

Then we went a little further and added the dimension of magnitude. If the difference of victory was greater than 10 percent, the letter is upper case, and lower case if the difference was less than 10 percent. This allows us to see interesting voting patterns at just a glance.

Here's the VoteWord for Iowa d r d d r. In the last six elections the state has been closely contested, voting narrowly for the Republican Party candidate in 2016 and 2020 after voting for the Democratic Party in 2008 and 2012. Virginia (r r d d d D) has voted for the Democratic Party in the last three elections.


Individual Campaign Contributions in Macville, MN

In the last 4 years (2018-2021), there were 2 contributions totaling $30 to the Democratic Party and liberal campaigns, averaging $15 per contribution.

In the last 4 years, there were 18 contributions totaling $645 to the Republican Party and conservative campaigns, averaging $36 per contribution.

(source: Federal Election Commission)

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