Since 1972, all seven sitting U.S. Senators who ran for reelection in the cycle of their failed presidential bid won another term – each by double digits.
The last 12 two-term governors who sought reelection over the last 20 years were all victorious with more than 70 percent winning a third term since the late 1700s.
Not only are Democrats losing gubernatorial elections at a rate not seen in 100+ years, but the party’s nominees are losing badly.
It has been 183 years since the last time a House Speaker and president pro tempore from the same state were in the presidential line of succession.
Montana has voted in concert with the region overall at a higher rate than any other Western state; Hawaii has done so the least.
It has been 100 years since the last elected governor from the Beehive State lost a renomination bid.
Three-dozen states are currently in the midst of their longest Democratic or Republican presidential winning streaks.
Only five of the 20 presidents to serve since 1900 have seen their party win a majority of gubernatorial elections during their administrations, and only one since JFK.
More third party and independent candidates have run for Congress in the Beehive State during the last quarter-century (84) than during the previous 93 years (77).
It has been more than 90 years since the last time Republicans had a monopoly on every U.S. House seat in the Mountain State.