Senate GOP beats expectations with expanded majority

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."

Full story at The Hill. Posted here on 11/7/18. See "senate, republicans."

Republicans keep Senate control

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."

Full story at The Washington Times. Posted here on 11/6/18. See "republicans, senate."

Economic Profile of 50 States Reveals Republicans Represent the Poor, Democrats the Rich

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."

Full story at Breitbart. Posted here on 10/21/18. See "household income, poorest states, richest states, republicans."

Gallup Poll: Surge in Republican Voter Enthusiasm — Even Before Latest Kavanaugh Hearing

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."

Full story at Ben Shapiro’s Daily Wire. Posted on 10/1/18. See "republicans, mid-term elections."

Trump on Super Tuesday 2018: 'So much for the big blue wave'


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."ㅤHome

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Republicans confident in candidates ahead of 2018 midterm vote

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.”ㅤHome

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Democrats' lead is slipping in generic ballot poll


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."ㅤHome

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Tax bill moving on to final passage

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.”

Full story at The Washington Examiner, image from form9465(.com) • tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, republicans ㅤ Home

America’s 50 Governors, Ranked By Popularity

Pictured: Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich

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.

Story at The Daily Caller, image from commondreams(.org) • governors, john kasich, kasich, republicans • Go here to reblog this post (browser only).