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.
Which two states have held seven special elections since 1913? Which two states have yet to hold one? And which Senator was elected via special election three times?
Democrats have stumbled to their third worst record in the country in Rhode Island but have won 31 of 40 races in Kentucky, Georgia, West Virginia, and Wyoming.