The United States is voting today
Here’s what you need to know about midterm
While the starting position in the House of Representatives is clear, the race for the Senate remains very exciting until the end. All or nothing for Joe Biden and Donald Trump now.
What next after the United States of America? Today the political destiny of the country of 330 million people is decided. The starting position before the midterm is very exciting.
Is the “red wave” coming? Or will the “blue wall” hold? Halftimes in the United States today are nothing short of controlling in Washington. One thing is almost certain: the House of Representatives (“the National Assembly of the United States”) will fall into the hands of the Republicans. In the case of the Senate (“the Council of State of the United States”), the starting position is still so strict that it is difficult to make any predictions.
What is the topic of “midterm elections”?
The midterm elections are the US general elections. He spoke in the middle of President Joe Biden’s first term (79). The entire House of Representatives (435 seats) and a third of the Senate (35 out of 100 seats) is contested for election. There is, too Many local elections and votes. 36 of the 50 states elect their governor (the local executive branch). Additionally, there are voices in many states about whether the right to abortion should be included in the local constitution.
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What are the conceivable scenarios?
First, the Democrats can maintain a slim majority in the Senate and the House of Representatives (the two houses together make up the “Congress”). Not much will change for US President Joe Biden. Second, the Democrats are losing control of the House of Representatives to the Republicans. In this way, Republicans can actually slow down Biden’s political agenda. In addition, they will have the opportunity to commission parliamentary committees to conduct political investigations. For example, they could launch investigations against President Hunter Biden’s 52-year-old son, who is controversial due to his business activities. Third, Democrats lose majorities in both houses. Biden will be completely banned. He would have little chance of filling any vacant seats on the US Supreme Court to his taste.
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What do the latest opinion polls say?
statisticians Political Portal «FiveThirtyEight» Simulate 100 midterm elections on PC. Republicans have won the House 83 times out of 100 and the Senate 55 times out of 100. So while things are clear in the Great Hall, the race for the Senate remains very close. The thin races in Georgia and Pennsylvania will be crucial.
How important is the midterm elections to Joe Biden?
size. Biden should be prepared for two tough years during which Republicans will put near-intractable political obstacles in his path. In all likelihood, he will become a “lame duck”. The tone in Washington is likely to become even more hateful.
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What do the results of the 2024 presidential campaign mean?
If the Republicans achieve a clear victory, Donald Trump (76) will take this as a signal and will soon announce his candidacy for the 2024 presidential election. The former Republican president has indicated during several campaign appearances in the past few days that he will throw his hat in the ring “very, very soon.” .
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