Politics | A GOP loss in Alabama could be a blessing for Republicans as character suddenly becomes king in U.S. politics
by Timothy Lamer
Posted 12/13/17, 12:10 pm
Democrats are facing an uphill struggle to take control of the U.S. Senate in next year’s midterm elections, having to defend 26 seats compared with Republicans only having to defend eight seats.
Senate Democrats lost a powerful weapon for that fight when they won a special election for a U.S. Senate seat from Alabama on Tuesday.