USA – -(Ammoland.com)- The Democrats’ comprehensive meltdown after their fifth straight election loss is a spectacle worth savoring. They’re vacillating between denial and self-flagellation, between consuming depression and delusional optimism. Some are even blaming hacking for the loss.
Don’t let them fool you; they did not expect carpetbagger Jon Ossoff to lose to Karen Handel in the special election for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District. If they had, they would not have poured unprecedented millions into the race. No one but gambling addicts intentionally waste that kind of money.
For all the talk about President Donald Trump’s being in trouble, the Democratic Party is on the ropes. Democrats are in the minority in the federal and state legislative branches, and they’ve now sustained five consecutive losses in special House elections. The Federal Election Commission reports that the Democratic National Committee raised only $4.3 million in May — the worst May for fundraising since 2003. April efforts were almost as dismal.
I can’t remember the last time I heard Democrats beating themselves up this intensely and openly. “Our brand is worse than Trump,” Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, said. “We can’t just run against Trump.” Ouch. Other …Read the Rest