Congress


Mary Peltola: Democrats, thank toxic Sarah Palin, not Trump, for flipping AK House seat

CNN has projected Alaska Rep. Mary Peltola, the Democrat who won a special election that sent her to the U.S. House of Representatives this summer, will once again thwart former Gov. and Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s bid for a political comeback in the Land of...

Warnock vs Walker runoff prediction

When no candidate receives a majority of votes in a Georgia general election, a runoff between the top two vote-getters is required. The runoff U.S. Senate race between incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock and his challenger Herschel Walker will be contested on December 6, 2022, with early...

2022 Midterm Elections polling: Why it was very accurate overall

The big red wave didn't come and many are pointing their fingers at the pollsters, insisting they got it wrong again. However, they appear to have gotten it right again. As always in the midterm, every House seat in the country was contested this week and...

The biggest reason Democrats did so well in the 2022 Midterm Elections?

The 2002 Midterm Election cycle is one of the most iconic ever as Democrats managed to stay even with Republicans despite the 40-year midterm trend for first-term presidents, inflation, gas prices, Biden's low approval rating, and overall public discontent. The GOP, of course, is shocked and dismayed;...

Georgia Senate Race 2022

Warnock (Dem) vs Walker (Rep)

Political commercials 2022: JD Vance’s ‘Are you a racist?’ ad debunked

JD Vance, Ohio's Trump-backed U.S. Senator-elect, had some creative political consultants. (Image courtesy of YouTube) Vance, of course, recently defeated former Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan for the seat vacated by GOP Sen. Rob Portman. While running in the primary, Vance and his team aired a colorful...

Best political ads 2022: Charles Graham recounts KKK story (video)

Charles Graham, 71, a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives from the 47th district., is the Democratic nominee for a U.S. House seat in North Carolina. (Image courtesy of Charles Graham for Congress campiagn political ad) A Lumbee tribesman, Graham is the only Native...

Rubio vs Demings FL Senate Polls, Analysis: The Latest

(The below Florida Senate polls will be updated weekly) Barring any major surprises, incumbent GOP incumbent senator Marco Rubio, 51, will face Democratic Rep. Val Demings, 65, formerly chief of the Orlando Police Department, in November's general election. On paper, Demings is the dream candidate. Can...

How rural states are over-represented in the U.S. Senate and presidential elections

Have you ever wondered why there are so many Republicans in the U.S. Senate when it seems like most Americans, in polls and surveys, are centrist or lean left of center? Currently, the upper chamber of Congress consists of 50 Republicans, 48 Democrats, and 2 left-leaning...