- “Late last year we wrote: ‘Republicans can expect to face the toughest political conditions next year since 2006, when the party lost control of both the House and the Senate,’” Law wrote. “Despite a small uptick in President Trump’s approval rating and a tightening of the congressional generic ballot in the GOP’s favor, we see no reason to adjust that forecast.”
Three hours after Ryan bowed out, I asked one top GOP donor if he’d gotten Law’s memo.
He responded one minute later.
“3 times this AM.”