It’s hard to believe Democrats think they can win back the House.
“I don’t think that people want a new direction,” Pelosi said . . . “Our values are supporting working families. What we want is a better connection of our message to working families.”
No change in strategy.
And yet, they’ve got an ambitious list of seats to win back.
Independent Journal Review reports:
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), which functions as the official campaign arm for House Democrats, identified their wish list of targets to reclaim from Republicans in the 2018 midterm elections.
In a memo circulated Monday morning, the DCCC identified 59 seats currently held by Republicans that are ripe for being poached in what will likely be a contentious election.
This list includes red and blue states:
This is their rationale for thinking they can win back their majority:
“This widespread backlash will only grow as Trump and House Republicans continue to ignore this loud chorus from their constituents, who so clearly oppose what this Republican-controlled Washington D.C. has to offer.”
Good luck with that!