It's less than three weeks until the midterm elections and things are looking pretty good for the Republicans, and fairly bad for the Democrats. Even the liberals are starting to predict bad results, so I'm thinking that they plan to oversell their losses in advance so they can claim things were going their way at the last minute. Breitbart reports Betting Markets Swing Toward Prediction That Republican Party Will Take Control of Senate. John Sexton at Haut Hair reads Matt Yglesias: Republicans will win the House and probably the Senate. Paul Bedard at WaEx, Voters agree: GOP to take House and Senate. Ace, in red font, PANIC STATIONS: Monmouth Poll Puts GOP Up by SIX POINTS Nationally, "Before getting to the Monmouth Poll, just a quick note that the CNBC poll also puts the GOP up on the national congressional generic ballot, by two points." USA Today, Democrats are failing across the board. All signs point to a red wave on Election Day. NY Magazine (Intelligencer), cited at Haut Hair, Dems about to get hit with "a category 2 or 3 hurricane" in midterms, Capt. Ed comments "Wasserman’s a pretty sharp analyst, but I’d guess it’s going to be a Cat 4 at least. It just may look a bit more mild since the GOP already has 212 House seats, but a pickup of over 30 would give them a massive majority." From the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Evening Edition) Herr Professor Jacobsen at LI asks Has The Democrat Dam Holding Back The Red Wave Finally Broken? Dan Flynn at Am Spec, Do Republicans Party Like It’s 1994 on Nov. 8? "Simple math cautions against raising hopes too high." I&I predicts Here Come The Tantrums. Also known as the lamentations of their women.
At PJ Media VodkaPundit says it's PANIC TIME: Dems Shifting Campaign $$$ Away From Safe Seats to Protect Safer Seats. At Da Caller, Dem Donors Make Last-Ditch Effort To Save DCCC Chair From Republican Challenger. Matt Margolis at PJ Media reports Top Democrat Admits ‘All of Us Knew’ Their Party’s Policies Would Cause Inflation. Clyburn; I didn't know he was that smart, which somehow makes it worse.
From the Wombat 's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Afternoon Edition) Don Surber reports Democrat coalition melting. At Da Caller, Asian American Support For Democrats Drops By 5% Before Midterms. Insty, EVERYTHING IS GOING SWIMMINGLY: Poll: Biden Nearly 50 Percent Underwater With Parents. "Flashback: The Left is Losing Its War on Parents." At Da Caller, ‘Voters Aren’t Stupid’: Clinton Pollster Rips Biden’s Political Strategy Ahead Of Midterms. David Strom at Haut Hair hears Chris Hayes: Imperiling our future is necessary to elect Democrats. At Twitchy, ‘What a mess’: Try to decipher Biden’s answer to why he’s not being asked to campaign for more Dems. Please stop helping!
At Front Page, Wayne Allen Root says Tulsi Gabbard Saves the Day for America – and for the GOP "Exposing the malice behind the Democrat agenda." From the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Evening Edition) The Geller Reports : Interesting Prediction: Ex-Dem Tulsi Gabbard Will Be Trump’s VP, also, Biden To Release at Least 10 Million More Barrels from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve In In Order To Fool Mid-Term Voters. 1945, Donald Trump And Tulsi Gabbard: The 2024 GOP Ticket?. I'm OK with that, but I'm not betting on it.
At Twitchy, DeSantis War Room stumbles upon an embarrassing and humiliating offering from Charlie Crist’s running mate, Karla Hernández-Mats. Meh. I've seen dumber. Nick Arama at Red State, Here's the Face of Democratic Cluelessness in Debate.
Fox 29 in Philly, InsiderAdvantage/FOX 29 poll: Fetterman, Oz neck and neck as Shapiro’s lead over Mastriano narrows. Not beyond the margin of fraud. Insty, THE TRUNALIMUNUMAPRZURE TWINS: The Biden-Fetterman rally is every bit as coherent as you’d imagine. PM, John Fetterman doesn’t speak at event with Biden in PA, "John, thank you very much for running, I really do appreciate it. And Gisele, you’re going to be a great, great lady in the Senate," Biden told the Fettermans. At Da Caller, Biden Appears To Suggest Gisele Fetterman Will Take Her Husband’s Senate Seat. At Haut Hair, Biden apparently thinks Gisele Fetterman is the de facto candidate too and Stephen Kruiser at PJ Media says Fetterman's Wife Is Giving Off a Creepy Jill Biden Vibe.
At Da Wire, Kari Lake In Lead For Arizona Gov, Masters Trails Kelly By One Point For Senate. At Politico, Rich Lowery opines on Why Kari Lake Is the Next Republican Star "If the Arizona Republican is elected governor, she instantly becomes a top VP contender." From the Wombat 's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Afternoon Edition) American Power Kari Lake Pushes Back Hard on Leftist ‘Election Denier’ Smear Meanwhile, Fox reports her opponent, Arizona Sec of State Hobbs, Dem governor nominee, showed up to office 19 days in past 6 months "Hobbs’ absences from her state office have lasted weeks." At Haut Hair VIP, Duane Patterson claims In a midterm full of tone-deaf Dems, Katie Hobbs takes the gold. Ace, Katie Hobbs Last Week: I Don't Have to Debate Kari Lake, I Am Answering Reporters' Questions Instead. Katie Hobbs Now: I'm Also Now Refusing to Answer Reporters' Questions. Taking her mother's advice "If you can't say something good say nothing."
At Haut Hair,
KT reports how Walker campaign fights back by ordering 1,000 fake
badges as fundraising tools:
"Campaign gold Republican candidate Herschel Walker is making the most of
a criticism from his opponent, Democrat incumbent Senator Raphael Warnock.
Warnock made the mistake of mocking Walker for being in possession of what he
called “fake” police badges during a debate. Walker quickly whipped one out
and proudly held it up to the audience. As it turns out, the so-called fake
badges are honorary badges presented to Walker by sheriffs throughout the
state." At Breitbart, Democrat Fail: 61% of Hispanics Back Georgia’s Voter ID Laws, Poll Finds. The Free Bacon reports
Youngkin Urges Oregon Voters To Oust Democrats: ‘They Are Agents of
Chaos. CNS News, Demings: Rubio ‘Can Play National Security Expert All He Wants’; Rubio:
‘It’s Actually My Job’. Lincoln Brown at PJ Media sees Ohio Democrats Play the Race Card Twice and Lose Both Times. Jazz Shaw at Haut Hair, NYT desperately tries to remind voters GOP Gov candidate supported Trump. But Bob McManus claims Team Cuomo begins to take down monster they created — Kathy Hochul
That is, why did Melissa DeRosa, a former top aide to ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo, go on the radio this week to attack current Gov. Kathy Hochul — Cuomo’s personal gift to New York’s toxic politics?
Was DeRosa’s assault a de facto endorsement of Republican Lee Zeldin’s steadily strengthening gubernatorial candidacy? Or, if not, what would such an endorsement actually look like? DeRosa simply shredded Hochul’s absurd claim to be tough on crime — and in a campaign that revolves almost solely around New York’s chaotic streets, what else would there be to say?
From the Wombat 's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Afternoon Edition) the Wombat's Da Tech Guy has a Report from Louisiana: 2023 Gubernatorial Election Early Outlook "What does NOT appear to be strong is a lot of Democratic candidates. "
At Da Fed, Shawn Fleetwood sends As Michigan Dems Plot To Take Over Elections And Trans The Kids, Grassroots Activists ‘Stand Up’ To Fight. From the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Evening Edition)At Am Great the great VDH asks Who Denies Election Results? "There is nothing “unprecedented” about challenging election results. And for Democrats, there’s nothing unprecedented in trying to manipulate them." and The Federalist RNC Sues Pennsylvania For Telling Counties To Break Election Law. KT at Haut Hair, Hmm. Early voting surges in Georgia despite Democrat claims of Jim Crow 2.0. From the Wombat 's In The Mailbox: 10.20.22 (Afternoon Edition), Da Tech Guy has The Tell on Democrats/Media/Tech and Stolen Elections "They’ve done all these things but not the obvious thing that one would do in the face of skepticism of the honestly of the election process:: Make the system transparent to demonstrate that it is clean"