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The only recent example of the president’s party gaining House seats in a midterm election came in 2002, after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
REPUBLICANS WORRY THEIR BIG TENT WILL MEAN BIG PROBLEMS IN 2022 ELECTIONSMICHAEL SCHERER, JOSH DAWSEYFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It has been longer, 42 years, since a Democratic president escaped his first midterm election without losing control of Congress.
THE TRAILER: WHAT'S NEXT FOR THE REPUBLICAN PARTYDAVID WEIGELJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With the 2022 midterms on the horizon, Democrats want to replicate their success in other states — particularly North Carolina, another Southern Sunbelt state with an open Senate seat in the next midterm cycle.
GEORGIA WENT BLUE. CAN DEMOCRATS MAKE IT HAPPEN ELSEWHERE?ELLA NILSENJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
For all that said, the tendency of the opposition party to regain ground at the midterms is very strong.
GEORGIA WAS A DISASTER FOR REPUBLICANS, AND IT’S NOT CLEAR WHERE THEY CAN GO NEXTNATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JANUARY 11, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
For instance, the GOP agenda in 2017 and 2018, trying to repeal Obamacare and cut taxes for corporations, was fairly unpopular with Republican voters, but those voters still overwhelmingly backed GOP candidates in the 2018 midterms.
WILL THE DEBATE OVER $2,000 STIMULUS CHECKS HELP DEMOCRATS IN GEORGIA?PERRY BACON JR. (PERRY.BACON@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)DECEMBER 31, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
On average, the president’s party suffers about a 5-point penalty at the midterms, according to research we’ve conducted for our congressional model.
WHY A SPLIT VERDICT IN GEORGIA ISN’T THAT CRAZYNATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)DECEMBER 30, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The 2018 midterms wiped most of those Republicans off the map, and the president lost ground this year in some of the suburban districts he had carried in 2016.
THE TRAILER: WHAT WE LEARNED FROM THE 2020 ELECTION, NOW THAT IT'S OFFICIALLY OVERDAVID WEIGELDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As we wrote after the 2018 midterms, the correlation between a state or district’s base partisanship and how it voted for Senate or House that year was extremely strong.
THERE WASN’T THAT MUCH SPLIT-TICKET VOTING IN 2020NATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)DECEMBER 2, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Meanwhile, an emboldened Republican minority will look to wreak havoc and magnify internal disputes ahead of the 2022 midterms.
‘WE’RE IN THE FOXHOLE TOGETHER’: HOUSE DEMOCRATS RECKON WITH A DIMINISHED MAJORITYMIKE DEBONISNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If Democrats had added five to 10 seats this year, they could have survived a 20-seat loss in the midterms.
REPUBLICANS’ 2020 GAINS IN THE HOUSE SET THEM UP WELL FOR 2022GEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)NOVEMBER 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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