All Posts Tagged With: "rust belt"
President Barack Obama began a bus tour Thursday through the Rust Belt where only 20 months ago the Republicans won almost every key Senate and gubernatorial race. This year however, three Senate Democrats are nearing the November election as clear favorites in their races, having withstood the worst of the region’s tea party storm. The [...]
In the latest turn of events, the Republican based Sun Belt states are winning by gaining seats in the House, while Democrat friendly Rust Belt states are losing. Every decade or so, there is a shift in the census data, which causes the officials to divvy up the nation’s 435 seats in the Congress. 2010 [...]