The Good News for the GOP Is Only Temporary

Politico (USA) | Dec 11, 2021 at 8:00 AM
  • The broad Republican victories in last month’s elections have fed expectations for more GOP gains in 2022.
  • This poses a conundrum for a party that has hardened itself behind positions that motivate the aging Republican base: Those are exactly the policies it will have to slowly abandon if Republicans want to have a chance in the future.
  • In the College Pulse data, only 8 percent of women identify as either strong or weak Republicans while 42 percent identify as strong or weak Democrats.