The Rain on Senate Democrats Is Now A Deluge

Source: Association of Mature American Citizens
by Barry Casselman

“At the outset of the 2024 U.S. Senate campaign cycle, there was general agreement that eight seats held by Democrats would be in play, and perhaps two seats held by Republicans. Over the past few days, that estimate has changed dramatically. Although the two GOP seats could still become competitive, incumbent Texas Senator Ted Cruz and incumbent Florida Senator Rick Scott now seem likely to hold on to their seats. On the Democrat side, however, the original battleground seats remain quite vulnerable, while four more seats previously thought to be quite safe are now in play, creating serious problems for the Democrats’ strategists hoping to prevent a big conservative majority in the Senate. Two of these races already seem to have been decided. ” (03/26/24)