Why Washington insiders think Democrats will take back the House


#TIA – If you believe this story Washington insiders think the Democrats will take back the House. We have no such confidence.

“Here’s a striking stat: The House of Representatives has flipped parties only three times in the past 60 years. The conventional wisdom in Washington right now is that Democrats are about to make it four.

As we come up on 100 days before the midterm elections, nearly every key sign is pointing to Democrats controlling the House of Representatives next year for the first time since 2010.

“Democrats remain substantial favorites for House control,” writes David Wasserman, a nonpartisan election analyst for the Cook Political Report, in an analysis out Friday that has the political world buzzing.

Of course, the conventional wisdom in Washington is fallible. (See: Trump vs. Clinton, 2016.) And next week we’ll be analyzing why it might be wrong.”

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