Will 2014 be a wave election? Not likely.

Political waves have crashed on one party or the other repeatedly in recent years. …

While a wave is always possible — politics is inherently unpredictable — one that would wipe out a major number of Democrats (or Republicans) would have to be absolutely massive in scope simply because of the relative safety most incumbents in both parties enjoy.

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Chris Cillizza, Washington Post