All posts tagged "2018 Midterms"

  • GOP Down By 17 Points In New Generic Ballot Poll

    According to the most recent poll from Quinnipiac University, Democrats have amassed a strong 17-point lead in the generic ballot question, boding well for their chances in the 2018 midterm elections this fall. Asked whether or not...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • GOP Running Four Criminals For Congress In 2018

    When voters head to the polls this fall, they will have a colorful group of GOP candidates to consider when filling out their ballots. Perhaps the most notable on the list is former Maricopa County Arizona sheriff...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • California Rep. Darrell Issa Won’t Seek Reelection

    Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) announced on Wednesday he will retire at the end of his term rather than run for re-election. His departure adds to the expanding list of Republican congressmen stepping away from their seats this...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
  • Another GOP Congressman Stepping Down

    Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS) has announced that he will be stepping down at the end of his term in January, 2019. Unlike his contemporaries in Congress (on both sides of the aisle), it doesn’t appear Harper’s decision...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Sanders: Republicans Should Be Worried About 2018

    Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said in an interview on Sunday that Republicans should be concerned about the 2018 midterm elections given the historic unpopularity of their agenda. He pointed to recent electoral victories by Democrats as a...

    • Posted December 27, 2017
  • Democrats Now Looking To Tennessee Senate Race

    After pulling off a stunner in Alabama, Democrats are now shifting their focus to next year’s Senate race in Tennessee, where it was also once believed they wouldn’t stand much of a chance. Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN)...

    • Posted December 26, 2017
  • Dems Out In Front On Generic Ballot Polls

    Among likely voters considering a generic 2018 midterm ballot, Democrats enjoy an 18 point margin according to the latest CNN survey. All told, 56 percent of those surveyed said they are more likely to vote for a Democrat...

    • Posted December 21, 2017
  • Democrats are going after Sen. Ted Cruz.
    Democrats Set Sights On Unseating Ted Cruz

    Energized from their victory in Alabama on Tuesday night, Democrats now believe they have a chance to gain a seat in another unlikely place. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) appears to be vulnerable based on polling data, given...

    • Posted December 14, 2017
  • Democrats are riding a wave of anti-Trump sentiment.
    Poll: Democrats Favored In 2018 Midterms

    In a recent poll of likely voters, it appears Democrats could be on their way to making significant gains in the 2018 midterms, if not poised to take back one or both houses of Congress. The Washington Post-ABC...

    • Posted December 12, 2017
  • Bob Goodlatte Not Running for Re-election

    Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) announced on Thursday that he will not seek re-election next year, making him the latest in a line of notable GOP retirees this year. According to a statement he released, a number of factors...

    • Posted November 11, 2017