Category: Democratic Party

Generic ballot predicts Democratic gains in 2018

According to The Washington Post, a new CNN poll has good news for the Democratic Party. The poll asked voters if they would vote for a generic Republican or a generic Democrat in the 2018 elections. Voters favored the generic Democratic candidate by 16 percentage points, 54 percent to 38 percent. Polling experts stress that

Trump deal with Democrats leads to confusion in Washington

All anyone in Washington could talk about on Thursday was President Trump’s deal with the Democrats. The Washington Post reports that while Republicans are obviously concerned about the deal, some members of the Democratic Party also remain cautious. The deal increased the debt ceiling and authorized stopgap funding to keep the government running. It also