Daily Archives: September 1, 2010

The 78 Most Vulnerable House Democratic Seats by Gregory Hilton

I compiled this list of the most vulnerable House Democrats after conducting interviews with some of the nation’s top election experts. I spoke to officials of the National Republican Congressional Committee, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, numerous pundits and I reviewed a ream of polling data. As previously noted, the present outlook is the best for the GOP in 60 years.
That does not mean Republicans will capture 12 seats in the U.S. Senate similar to 1980, but it does mean the numbers have not been this favorable at this stage of any election in the past six decades. The 1980 and 1994 GOP tidal waves broke in mid-October. Continue reading