ㅤ"The end result will give Republicans at least a 52-seat majority starting in January, with the potential to add additional seats in the coming weeks."
ㅤ"Republicans had captured two Democrat-held Senate seats Tuesday night, ensuring they would keep control of the chamber and giving them the ability to confirm President Trump’s nominees."
ㅤFull story at The Washington Times. Posted here on 11/6/18. See "republicans, senate."
ㅤ"President Donald Trump’s campaign released a new campaign ad on Monday, urging voters to support Republicans in the midterm elections."
ㅤFull story and video at Breitbart. Posted here on 10/29/18. See "republicans, midterm elections."
ㅤ"If America’s poor states remain Republican at the bottom, so will our Electoral College and the Republicans’ growing ability to win the presidency and control the Senate with a minority of the national popular vote."
ㅤFull story at Breitbart. Posted here on 10/21/18. See "household income, poorest states, richest states, republicans."
ㅤ"A new Gallup poll shows Republicans’ enthusiasm five weeks before the mid-term elections is rising fast, putting them neck and neck with Democrats, who held a big margin just weeks ago.
ㅤ’Sixty-one percent of Democrats and Democratic leaners and 58% of Republicans and Republican leaners say they are more enthusiastic about voting in November compared to prior elections. These levels roughly match Republicans’ record-high enthusiasm in 2010, Barack Obama’s first midterm, when the GOP won a whopping 63 seats. But this is the first time in Gallup’s trend since 1994 that both parties have expressed high enthusiasm,’ Gallup reported."
ㅤFull story at Ben Shapiro’s Daily Wire. Posted on 10/1/18. See "republicans, mid-term elections."
ㅤô¿ô …Wrong. If Republicans lose it will be because of their 2017 healthcare fiasco. However, I predict that the phrase, “it’s the economy, stupid,” will be back in vogue.
ㅤFull story at The Washington Examiner – 8/9/18. See “wall street journal, republicans, conservative, politics.”
ㅤ"Thirty-six percent of independents in the May-June polling are pleased with the country’s trajectory, up from the 25 percent in March-April."ㅤ
Full story at The Hill, image from thehill(.com) – 6/18/18. See "republicans, independents."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ"’Great night for Republicans! Congratulations to John Cox on a really big number in California. He can win. Even Fake News CNN said the Trump impact was really big, much bigger than they ever thought possible. So much for the big Blue Wave, it may be a big Red Wave. Working hard!’ the President tweeted."ㅤ
Full story at The Hill, image from thehill(.com) – 6/6/18. See "republicans, john cox, donald trump, potus, president, trump."ㅤHomeㅤ
Pictured: West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey won the Republican Party’s Senate primary against two other candidates. He will face off against Sen. Joe Manchin III.
ㅤ”Democrats are defending Senate seats in 10 states that President Trump carried over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in 2016. Sens. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Joe Donnelly of Indiana, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Joe Manchin III are running in re-election races that have described as a coin-flips.”ㅤ
Full story at The Washington Times, image from marfeel(.com) – 5/13/18. See “patrick morrisey, republicans, elections.”ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ"Democrats have seen a steady decline in their advantage over Republicans in recent months, according to CNN polling, falling from a 16-point advantage in February to a 6-point one in March, to just a 3-point lead this week, roughly six months away from the midterm elections.
ㅤAn ABC News/Washington Post poll similarly found last month that Democrats’ lead over Republicans among registered voters was only 4 points, at 47 percent to 43 percent, down from a 12-point lead the poll found Democrats held in January."
Full story at The Hill, image from imgix(.net) – 5/9/18. See "generic ballot, republicans, conservative, politics."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ”Republicans on the Senate-House conference committee signed their massive tax overhaul legislation Friday, sending it to both chambers for final passage next week.
ㅤRepublicans expressed confidence that the bill would be placed on President Trump’s desk before Christmas.”
ㅤFull story at The Washington Examiner, image from form9465(.com) • tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, republicans ㅤ Home
ㅤ”The top ten most popular governors are all Republicans, according to polling data released Tuesday.
ㅤOf the bottom ten, eight are Republicans. The GOP is well represented as the party leads 34 of the nation’s 50 states.”
ㅤô¿ô …Kasich the RINO ranks a mediocre #18. He deserves lower.