House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is smiling….
That as more and more Republican House members annouce their retirements and Democrats sign up candiadtes to run in every Congressional Diatrict across the country….
And while the GOP has majorities in Congress, The Presidency and the Supreme’s….
The actions they are taking, while the Democrats complain, but wait patiently for November, are just making things worst for them in the long run….
The Cook Political Report, a top nonpartisan election handicapper, shifted nine House races to more favorable for Democrats in this year’s midterm elections.
The new rating changes released on Friday come a few days after Pennsylvania’s nationally watched House special election, where Democrats will likely have a huge upset in a district that President Trumpwon by nearly 20 points in 2016.
Democrat Conor Lamb declared victory and leads Republican state Rep. Rick Saccone by 627 votes, but some media outlets have yet to call the race.
Some of the most notable rating changes include three races that have shifted from “lean Republican” to “toss-up”: the seats held by GOP Reps. Leonard Lance(N.J.), Brian Fitzpatrick (Pa.) and Keith Rothfus (Pa.).
Fitzpatrick’s and Rothfus’s seats became more favorable for Democrats after Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court redrew the state’s congressional map in its gerrymandering case. While Republicans are challenging the new lines, they’re still likely to go into effect for the midterms…