Powered by

A blue wave's biggest impact could be in state chambers

Nov 05, 2018 - The Seattle Times

WASHINGTON - Even as voters fixate on the fight for control of Congress, that other battle going on this election cycle - the one for power in the states - could prove most dramatic for the direction of the nation.

Democrats anticipate significant wins, retaking majority control of as many as a dozen state legislative chambers. If that happens, it would shake up the political order from coast to coast.

Since the early years of the Obama administration, Democrats suffered historic los...