It was an election that had something for everyone. And one that therefore leaves the future uncertain.
Posts Tagged: Ted Cruz
The Republicans made gains in the Senate, the Democrats won back the House – but that’s not enough to give them the stranglehold on Trump that they wanted.
Ben Roback: Trump’s ratings are improving – but the midterm elections could block his legislative agenda
Four key states, three house districts and two top governors’ races to watch as November 8 approaches.
Lord Ashcroft : What my focus groups said about Clinton and Trump in swing part of Wisconson – itself a swing state
They want change, which doesn’t help Clinton. But they also distrust Trump, which does.
He instead urges Republicans to vote with their consciences for “candidates up and town the ticket who you trust to defend our freedom”.
I believe we Conservatives will be able to unite again after the EU referendum. Meanwhile, Labour Labour are seeking to remove the ideologically impure from their party.
Plus: Gummer gets it wrong, Barwell gets it right, Heywood gets oily, the Republicans get extreme…and why Boris may get Transport.
Fraser Raleigh: British Conservatives and American Republicans are drifting further and further apart
It is a case of adapt of die. With Cameron, we adapted. With Trump and Cruz, the Republicans are refusing to do so.
Plus: Trump v Sanders? Beckett’s report: smell the ostrich dung. And: I have never used poppers.
Both the Republicans and the Tories can learn from the best of each others’ work.