Politico: “Iowa, Florida and Ohio — every of them carried by former President Barack Obama as just lately as 2012 — weren’t actually thought-about core battleground states in 2020. Now, after Republican blowouts in these states this fall, they need to be faraway from the 2024 dialogue altogether.“
“On the similar time, sturdy Democratic midterm performances in New Hampshire and Minnesota — a state which provided former President Donald Trump a uncommon offensive alternative in 2020 — counsel they won’t be value contesting in 2024. Minnesota, which some Republicans thought to be a Trump sleeper state in 2020, turned out to be a mirage…”
“For Democrats, maybe a very powerful midterm revelation of all was that the occasion is well-positioned to defend its ‘Blue Wall,’ the time period utilized to a northern tier of 18 states, stretching from coast to coast, that appeared to supply a structural benefit for a Democratic nominee — at the least previous to 2016, when Trump blew it up.”
I’ve reset the 2024 electoral map. Depart your reactions within the feedback.