How about something hopeful for a change?
Tuesday was Election Day in several jurisdictions around the country. Results were consistent with what we’ve seen repeatedly in recent months, though a few of the outcomes were particularly eye-popping. Democrats continued their run of surprise wins in Oklahoma of all places, taking two state legislative seats thought to be safely Republican. Democrats also flipped a legislative seat in New Hampshire.
Harry Enten at the predictive site, fivethirtyeight.com, tweeted their analysis of the 2017 results so far, and it is pretty stark. Here are the graphics he shared: