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Response to Fast Walker 52 (Original post)

Sat May 14, 2016, 09:01 AM

16. One of the problems for a Hillary candidacy is the backlash

There are millions of Americans who would crawl over hot broken glass to vote against her. Her own minions have said so, said it has already happened in open primaries.

Why would the GE be any different?

Why risk 1994 all over again?

Forty years of Democratic dominance in the U.S. Congress came to a stunning end on November 8, when the Republican Party rode a tidal wave of anti-incumbent sentiment to victory in the midterm elections. The Republicans took control of both houses of Congress for the first time since 1954 as voters delivered a strong rejection of Pres. Bill Clinton and his policies. The Republicans picked up a net gain of 53 seats in the House of Representatives and 7 in the Senate. The last time such carnage had been seen in Congress was in 1958, when Republicans lost 48 House and 13 Senate seats. Moreover, the Republicans won a majority of congressional seats from the South for the first time since the Civil War...


http://www.britannica.com/topic/1994-midterm-Elections-616578

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