Holding on to a House Majority

… Just as the electoral map has favored the Democrats in recent presidential elections, so has geography and a good bit of crafty cartography positioned the Republicans on the inside track in maintaining House control. …

The question for the Democrats now is whether they can capture a House majority in even a favorable election year for them. Or given the geography and the cartography, is the best they can accomplish as the decade unfolds a few more moral victories in the nationwide congressional vote. [cont.]

Rhodes Cook