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The contrarian case for Democratic optimism

Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios Relentless media coverage, polling and election forecasts have solidified the narrative heading into Tuesday’s midterms: Republicans are on pace for a “red wave” in the House, with fresh momentum giving them a serious shot to take the Senate as well. Yes, but: Conventional wisdom isn’t always correct. Every election carries surprises — […]