Democrats Have Plenty of Opportunities in 18

According to the Daily Kos’s presidential tally by Congressional district Donald Trump likely carried a majority of the nation’s Congressional districts (just like Romney).  He also is likely to have carried 12 districts currently represented by Democrats.  While this will give … Continue reading Democrats Have Plenty of Opportunities in 18

Would Democrats Have Done Better If Obama “Showed Up More?”

Recently, President Obama lamented in an interview that aired Sunday on ABC News’ “This Week,” that if he had shown up more Democrats would have done better last November.  The President offered some commentary on the state of affairs of … Continue reading Would Democrats Have Done Better If Obama “Showed Up More?”

Minnesota’s Lesson for Democrats: Lack of Populism Has Hurt Them In The Midwest

Donald Trump’s domination of the Midwest took much of the nation by surprise.  He was the first Republican since Reagan to win every Midwestern battleground state in a generation.  I have already documented that the Midwest was already getting redder … Continue reading Minnesota’s Lesson for Democrats: Lack of Populism Has Hurt Them In The Midwest