Republicans are investing enormous amounts of political capital and dollars to pump up support for the GOP tax overhaul in a risky, last-ditch legislative undertaking ahead of next year’s midterm election. President Trump is promoting the bill as a Christmas present for the American people, and...
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Charlie Cook of the Cook Political Report joins Chris Riback on the podcast for his outlook on the 2018 midterm elections. Subscribe via iTunes or Google Play to get new episodes automatically downloaded to your phone. Special thanks to the [...]
Washington Post: “Coming off Election Day wins from Seattle to Long Island, Democrats are starting to see the shape of a new majority, built on a potential suburban backlash to changes in the tax code.” “Republicans have accused the minority [...]
Both on the left and the right, prominent donors and strategists are building new organizations to promote female candidates in the lead-up to the 2018 midterm elections. On the left, a new initiative led by Sen. Bernie Sanders' former...Show More Summary
With Donald Trump’s approval rating at an all time low and with Republicans failing to deliver on a series of promised pieces of legislation, Amy Walter believes 2018 could see a repeat of what happened in the midterms of 2006, when Democrats seized control of both the House and Senate during the second term of George W Bush. Show More Summary
Democrats are poised for major victories in the midterm elections.
2018 Midterm election economic forecast: a struggling expansion that may amplify a wave We are now one year out from the 2018 midterm elections. Generally speaking, only the more involved voters show up for midterms, which seem to turn mainly on how much voters who “strongly” disapprove of actions in Washington outnumber those who “strongly” […]
The American Horror Story: Cult finale is looming like the 2018 midterm elections, and it's come down to the men vs. the women, or what's left of them anyway. The odds aren't in Ally's favor, since her best hope for taking Kai out is to partner with former angry-feminist Beverly Hope, who is currently a cowering mess. Show More Summary
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Monday left the door open to a presidential run to challenge Republican President Donald Trump in the 2020 election and said he is focused now on boosting Democrats in the 2018 midterm races. Biden, who will turn 75 on Nov. 20, declined to seek the Democratic...
Partisan redistricting and increasingly restrictive voting laws will make next year’s midterm elections uphill battles for Democrats.
Democrats say governor-elect Ralph Northam’s win shows voters turning against President Donald Trump before the 2018 midterms. Not so fast, say Republicans.
The media narrative is that the Republican Party is in big trouble come the 2018 midterm elections next November due to the recent Virginia electoral results this week, but apparently forgot that the state of Virginia has become increasingly favorable for the Democratic Party. For one, federal government jobs and government contracts continue to encourage […]
Politico: “Sweeping losses in Tuesday’s elections have exacerbated a growing rift inside the GOP over whether the party’s candidates should embrace President Trump in next year’s midterms – or make a clean break. With Trump’s approval ratings cratering in swing [...]
Sweeping Democratic victories in Virginia and key gains in other 2017 state legislative races have lifted Democratic hopes of even bigger wins in next year's midterm elections, as they seek … Click to Continue »
After first ignoring the election results in Virginia, and then following Trump's lead that the reason Ed Gillespie lost is because he didn't fully embrace Trump, the right wing and their propaganda network at Fox have had a chance to...Show More Summary
The results are likely to worry GOP chiefs ahead of next year’s congressional midterm races.
On Tuesday, millions of voters will go to the polls for the first time since Donald Trump’s surprise victory last year. These off-year races are not especially good predictors of next year’s midterms, but they will offer some lessons...Show More Summary
Steve Bannon, editor-in-chief of Breitbart, has been going hard lately in preparing for the 2018 midterm elections. One of the main themes of this election is to completely uproot the
For the next 52 weeks you’re likely to hear that pretty much every single news event will have an impact on the 2018 midterm elections and President Trump’s political prospects. … Click to Continue »