"He got him to admit that the health care bill is mean." MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough mocked President Donald Trump for handing Democrats a winning campaign ad for the midterm elections due to his intense jealousy of his predecessor, Barack Obama. Show More Summary
UP: Support for Obamacare DOWN: Support for cutting Medicaid UP: Hyping special elections DOWN: Judging midterm prospects by special elections UP: Google searches for “witness intimidation” DOWN: Bluffing about White House tapes UP: President Trump hiding from real news interviews DOWN: Trump ubiquitous on cable TV UP: Number of troops sent to Afghanistan DOWN: Evidence […]
MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough mocked President Donald Trump for handing Democrats a winning campaign ad for the midterm elections due to his intense jealousy of his predecessor, Barack Obama. The president sat down for an interview Sunday with Fox News, where he reminded voters that he was the to...
Washington Post: “The largest number of Democratic congressional candidates in decades are putting into play dozens of House districts across the country, raising the possibility of a bitterly contested midterm election cycle next year as the party and its activists [...]
Democrats have hoped that President Trump’s deep unpopularity would propel them to gains in next year’s midterm election as they fight to take control of the House and improve their position in the Senate. But last year’s contests and this year’s special elections suggest a complication: Trump...
Koch and the hundreds of donors in his network kicked off a three-day retreat at a luxury Rocky Mountain resort to strategize about coming policy fights and plot their moves for the 2018 midterm elections.
Washington Post: “Right now, the one discernible message is opposition to President Trump. That might be enough to get through next year’s midterm elections, though some savvy Democratic elected officials doubt it. What’s needed is a message that attracts voters [...]
Increasing pressure is growing within the Democratic party to oust Nancy Pelosi as House Minority Leader ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, in the hope that a change in leadership would bolster the party’s chances. However, PelosiShow More Summary
Especially for midterm elections, mobilizing voter turnout is critical.
Dan Henrickson rapped on the door of a stucco townhouse perched on a cul-de-sac in the north Los Angeles County suburb of Santa Clarita and awaited his fate. As a volunteer for the Democratic Party on L.A.’s Westside, the 63-year-old information technology consultant was still getting used to the...
A Wisconsin ironworker is challenging the Speaker of the House in the 2018 midterm elections.
Donald Trump has rubbed salt in the wounds of the Democrats – even as the shuddering defeat in Georgia sparked fresh soul-searching within the party about how best to appeal to voters ahead of the 2018 midterms. Democrats, desperateShow More Summary
President Donald Trump took to Twitter to celebrate Republican Karen Handel's victory in a Georgia special congressional race that became an expensive national proxy for Washington wars ahead of next year's midterm elections. In another tweet, Trump also congratulated Republican Ralph Norman, who won a special congressional election in South Carolina. [...]Show More Summary
Republicans have some breathing room after Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia to avoid a major upset ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. Her victory Tuesday … Click to Continue »
Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that would have rocked Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. Continue reading ? The post Republican Handel beats Democrat Ossoff in Georgia special election appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Republican Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff Tuesday in a special election to fill a Georgia congressional seat, dashing Democrats' hopes of flipping a House district in order to build momentum ahead of the 2018 midterms. CNN and NBC called the race for Handel just after 10 p.m. Show More Summary
The result could rattle Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections
Either Republican Karen Handel will claim a seat that's been in her party's hands since 1979 or Democrat Jon Ossoff will manage an upset that will rattle Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. The Georgia 6th is an affluentShow More Summary
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff are making their final arguments in the Georgia 6th Congressional District race that offers a potential preview of the 2018 midterm elections.
There are more than 500 days until the midterm election, but House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is already facing his second challenger. Randy Bryce, a union ironworker, announced on Monday that he would seek the Democratic nominationShow More Summary