Trump’s coattails no boon for GOP Senate candidates

CNN | Aug 2, 2020 at 1:03 PM
  • He last time an incumbent president fought for reelection, his party faced a second challenge: holding its narrow Senate majority.
  • The nonpartisan Cook Political Report recently pronounced Democrats favored to achieve the net gain of at least three seats they need to gain the majority if Biden wins or four if the President is re-elected.
  • GOP Senate challenger John James trails Democratic incumbent Gary Peters by even more.