The sweeping election rebuke for President Donald Trump and his party has increased the chances of failure for the Republican agenda on Capitol Hill.
In political terms, Tuesday’s off-year elections gave landmark victories to Democrats from Virginia to Washington state. They flipped the New Jersey governorship and Washington state senate from Republican to Democratic control, leaving both states under unified Democratic governance. …
And those victories, fueled by opposition to Trump among young, minority and college-educated white voters, carry national policy implications. CONT.
John Harwood, CNBC