Everything is on fire - the US politics thread


Also: What the fuck, Florida?


The title of this thread is now very unfortunate. Any other thoughts?

Also given the Democrats are at 38-40 seats won, totally happy to upgrade my earlier thought that this was an underperformance.

Florida is a weird one: redder than you would think and polling is consistently a point or two more blue than the reality.


Contest in Florida has always been very tight. Would assume the high older conservative population would be giving Republicans a boost


Florida is an arm wrestle between blue Hispanics and old red retirees.


Florida’s going to be interesting next time round with 1m+ former felons being eligible to vote.



One step closer to proving collusion.

“This is the closest thing we have seen to collusion,” Clint Watts, a senior fellow with the Foreign Policy Research Institute, said of the data-sharing. “The question now is, did the president know about it?”