There’s little question that the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade has tipped the scales in the favor of Democrats in the midterms. The unknown is just how much.
Certainly, Democrats’ wins in several special elections throughout the country – including a very red Alaska – show real gains.
A Los Angeles Times article explores how Republicans, reaching their long yearned for goal of allowing states to ban abortions, have hurt themselves in the process. The old “unintentional consequences” strikes again.
The article says that the latest polls show Democratic Senate candidates leading in a half dozen swing states. In addition, the surge of women registering to vote this summer may tilt that swing blue even further.
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