davidl on November 7th, 2018

Future Speaker Table Cloth, b/k/a Nancy Pelosi, has yet to decide on the curtains for her old and now new office, and President Donny has struck.  From the top.  Done, the Presidents has asked for and received Attorney General Jeff Sessions resignation.  In turn the President has designated Sessions Chief of Staff, Matthew G. Whitaker, […]

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Eric Florack on November 7th, 2018

First, I had a reader ask what the number of seats lost to individual presidents in their first midterms was. I found this, I hope it answers the question: The Usual Suspects were saying that this was going to be a referendum on Trump. Given the historical data on these things, it would appear Trump […]

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davidl on November 7th, 2018

The new House will be under democrat control, with an old leadership team, from Daily Wire: President Trump just got an early Christmas present. […] For Trump, though, losing the House — but getting Pelosi back as a target for 2020 — is a dream come true. And he knows it. Speaker Tablecloth is back.

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Eric Florack on November 7th, 2018

* First of all, perspective. For the last hundred years the first midterm election of every president, the president’s party has lost seats in the House, and usually the Senate, with it. As an example of votes Bill Clinton and Barack Obama lost seats in both houses of Congress at their first midterm election. As […]

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