The 2018 midterm elections, for Republicans, is a story of missed opportunity. Holding the House was a tall order with history against the GOP as the party in power and the large number of Republican retirements But a path to preserving their House majority, even if a difficult one, did exist if the election becameContinue reading “2018 Post Election Analysis: “Focus on OUR Concerns””
David Winston’s latest for Roll Call reviews the 2016 election and the importance of voter issue priorities: So what does this analysis show really happened in 2016? Trump won the issues that mattered. In the future, both political parties need to recognize that the electorate has a clear set of priorities. Issues matter — andContinue reading “Roll Call: “Issues Matter in Elections Even More Than You’d Think””
What did voters tell Washington in 2016? They wanted to “rock the boat.” Read through our in-depth 2016 Post Election Analysis to find out how voters defined their choice, and what role deeper concerns over the direction of the country, the economy, and the political system played in that decision.
In the 2014 midterm elections, what did voters tell Washington? “Fix it.” Read through our in-depth analysis to find out more about what voters want, who comprised the 2014 electorate, and what challenges and opportunities are ahead for both parties. Access the PDF here.