Author: Cory Eucalitto

  • Marino will be first House member in current Congress to leave office early; 20 did so prior to the 2018 elections

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    U.S. Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.) announced that he will resign from office on January 23, 2019, to take a job in the private sector. It’s likely he won’t be alone in leaving his Congressional seat early—20 members of the 115th Congress (2017 and 2018) did so before their terms expired.   Seventeen U.S. House members…

  • Democrats now hold 31 districts that Trump won in 2016

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    The new U.S. Congress is facing divided government, a shutdown, and new leadership priorities under a Democratic majority in the House of Representatives. As we move farther from the 2018 elections and closer to 2020, representatives from districts won by the opposite party’s presidential candidate in 2016 will be some of the most fascinating to…