Q&A Friday #112: Could The GOP Take Back The Senate In 2014?


Question: What would the GOP have to do in order to take the Senate in 2014? — President Friedman

The GOP could conceivably take the Senate back in 2014, although we’d need to have a really big year because we underperformed so much this year. Six months ago, most people thought the GOP was on track to pick up 3-4 seats. Then it shrank to two seats. In the end, we LOST two seats despite the fact that the Democrats had a lot more seats to defend.

The good news is that in 2014, the Democrats have to defend 20 seats, while we only have to protect 13. That means if we have a fantastic year, capturing the Senate would be possible. Not easy, but possible if the political wind is at our back.

Related Articles

0

Leftist Donna Brazile Warns The GOP Civil War is Over, The Tea Party Won

Old Clinton hack Donna Brazile has a message for her readers: the GOP civil war is over and the Tea

20

Rand Paul’s New Amendment Would Make It Illegal For Congress To Exempt Themselves From Their Own Laws

This is so obvious, such a no-brainer, such a necessity for good governance that it should have as close to

2

Boston Globe Lifts Bad Info From Other Sources on Romney’s Bain Tenure

The Boston Globe wanted readers to think it had a scoop on its Bain Capitol story on July 12. But