It’s unlikely the GOP will keep the House or the Democrats will take the Senate. But those improbable things can still happen.
In just over a week, the Democrats chances of winning the House in the midterm elections have increased dramatically. What's behind the shift?
There is no state more central to the Democratic Party’s effort to win back the House than California.
The results of Tuesday’s primaries in Minnesota and Wisconsin were the latest in a series of revealing soundings from the region — tremors on the electoral Richter scale that help delineate the underlying forces shaping American politics.
“Donald Trump defeated Donald Trump.”
“The victory was a vindication of a style of American politics that many feared was gone forever.”
“Mr. Biden’s victory — and Mr. Trump’s defeat — is a testament to the resilience of American democracy.”
“Trump’s 2020 reelection bid was doomed by his boorish behavior. Time and again, he refused to act like a president.”
“Biden took the opportunity to unite the Democratic Party.”