Robert Wheel

House Party

Lessons Democrats Should Have Learned from the Midterms

Votes are still being counted two weeks later, but there are some things we know for sure.
Robert Wheel
11.20.18
House Party

Election Nerds Should Be Obsessing Over the 'New York Times' Live Polls

They give us a window into the most important elections of the year.
Robert Wheel
9.19.18
House Party

These Are the 12 House Races Everyone Should Be Watching

A breakdown of the elections that will decide whether Congress will act as a check on Trump.
Robert Wheel
9.5.18
House Party

You Should Pay Attention to the Messy Pennsylvania Primaries

Tuesday's contests will set the table for one of the most important midterm battleground states.
Robert Wheel
5.15.18
House Party

The Left Will Take Over the Democratic Party, Just Give It Time

Progressives lost some high-profile races this week, but that doesn't mean they aren't having an impact.
Robert Wheel
5.9.18
House Party

Five 2018 Races Where Democrats Could Score Shocking Upsets

Taking a close look at fundraising figures shows some unexpectedly weak incumbents.
Robert Wheel
4.30.18
House Party

With Paul Ryan Gone, the Midterms Are Going to Get Weird

The latest high-profile Republican retirement is set to make House races even more chaotic.
Robert Wheel
4.17.18
House Party

A Lot of Congressional Races Got Upended by Filing Deadlines

Dropouts, forged signatures, and a Republican who may have picked the wrong moment to retire.
Robert Wheel
3.26.18
House Party

What You Should Know About Illinois's Combative Democratic Primary

Conservative Democrat Dan Lipinski could be on the way out.
Robert Wheel
3.19.18
House Party

This Is How Democrats Can Win Back Congress

Wild primaries in Texas and an upcoming special election in Pennsylvania offer hints of what the opposition can do to storm to victory—and how they could blow it.
Robert Wheel
3.12.18
House Party

Texas Is Kicking Off the First Round of the Trump Midterms

It's fitting that a state with low turnout that tends to be written off by Democrats is launching the 2018 midterms. Here's what you need to know.
Robert Wheel
3.5.18
House Party

What You Need to Know About California's Chaotic Democratic Primaries

Democrats are convinced they can take several Republican-held congressional seats, but first they have to survive some bloody primary fights.
Robert Wheel
2.27.18
0103