Democrats Face Tough Headwinds in 2022 Midterms

From coast to coast, the Democratic Party has hit a run of bad luck.

AFGE leaders and activists gather in Washington, D.C. for the union’s annual Legislative Conference. February 10, 2020. (photo by Keith Mellnick)

Even before the disastrous events in Afghanistan, the mid-terms were shaping up to be a rough election for Democrats.

This is not because future Democratic Party presidential hopeful and current California Governor Gavin Newsom is facing a serious recall in a state with only 24% registered…