FOUR RACES TO WATCH
There is much talk that the Democratic Party is scrambling to assume a proper war footing, craft a snappy message and raise a lot of money before election season begins. But election season has already begun. The 2018 midterms are clearly on the radar — with four Senate battles already brewing in center stage.
“The midterms are still 15 months away, but these campaigns are already locking horns in the summer heat,” writes David Catanese, senior politics writer for U.S. News & World Report, who points out that Republicans hold a “spindly” 52-48 majority in the U.S. Senate.
“Democrats need to flip only three seats for a