For the past thirty years, every single time we’ve had a new President, that first year of the new president, the president’s party lost both the Virginia governor and the New Jersey governor. Every single time.
Except this time Democrats didn’t lose New Jersey. In a rational world this would not be a cause for Democratic panic. Quite the contrary.
Democrats have beat the odds. They’ve done better than everybody’s done going back to the great communicator, Ronald Reagan, who’s the last president who pulled this off.
The last time a president managed to only lose one of those governorships in the first year he was in office, it was the great communicator himself Ronald Reagan.
Biden has done something that no other President has been able to do since Reagan. You would think this would be cause for celebration in the Democratic party.Rachel Maddow – November 3, 2021
In the meantime, this is what has happened to the party of Reagan:
Scores of QAnon believers gathered Tuesday afternoon in downtown Dallas in the hopes that John F. Kennedy Jr. would appear, heralding the reinstatement of Donald Trump as president.dallasnews.com