Turns Out Left Wing Politics Do Pretty Well in the Midwest After All

After Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s June primary upset in New York, people like Sen. Tammy Duckworth—who represents the blue state of Illinois—attempted to pour water on the win. “I don’t think that you can go too far to the left and still win the Midwest,” she told CNN. “Coming from a Midwestern state, I think you need…

The GOP's Likely Win in Super-Close Ohio Election Is Still Very Bad News for Them

Democrats were hopeful that candidate Danny O’Connor could win the special election in Ohio’s 12th Congressional District on Tuesday night, where he ran against Trump-endorsed Republican Troy Balderson. The seat opened up when Republican incumbent Rep. Pat Tiberi resigned to join the private sector. Winning it would…

Ohio Republican Wisely Insults a Large Chunk of His District Right Before Very Close Election

Ohio state Senator Troy Balderson is running as the Republican in Ohio’s 12th Congressional District special election today. At most points over the past hundred years, this would mean that he was virtually entitled to the seat. But it’s hard to be the Republican candidate in special elections these days—Balderson is…