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2018 Midterms Results: The Blue Ripple

2018 Midterms Results: The Blue Ripple

By: Gene Schleeter

Going into the midterms, polling was predicting a few things. Polls said that Democrats would flip the House of Representatives but would probably be unable to win the Senate as well. Both predictions proved correct come Wednesday morning. The media also predicted a “blue wave:” an influx of Democratic victories at all levels of state and local governments. But did the blue wave become a reality?