October 23, 2018

In this issue:

  • As the economy has maintained momentum through 2018, President Trump has gained popularity while Democrats’ prospects have declined modestly

  • Democrats’ chances of winning the house have increased due to the actual results they have posted in special elections over the trailing year

  • Republicans hold a stronger advantage in the Senate where six year terms mean fewer seats in play during a given election year

  • From an equity return standpoint, we are not overly concerned with the prospect of a split government because the U.S. economy is on firm footing

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