Democratic nominees have won the White House in every cycle since the formation of the Republican Party in which they carried at least half of the region’s states.
Many White House hopefuls have reached double-digits in Iowa caucus polling in the 21st Century and ultimately floundered; few however mirrored Klobuchar’s timeline and trajectory.
Trump’s 2016 win ranks 19th out of the last 25 elections since 1920.
Over the last dozen election cycles, only one candidate who was the last to enter the race won the Democratic or Republican Party nomination.
The 12-year gap between no GOP and Democratic Arkansas U.S. Senate nominees will be the shortest in the direct election era.
Beshear is the first governor of Kentucky to win without a majority in more than 100 years.
It didn’t show up on the scoreboard, but Democrats made inroads in GOP strongholds last year.
For each of the last seven election cycles since the 1990s, the closest presidential election contest has been held in the South (Georgia in 1992,…
The party could be swept at the polls in statewide races for the first time since Reconstruction.
Four of the five first-place Louisiana primary gubernatorial election winners whose party’s collective primary vote did not reach 50 percent still went on to win the general election.