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The GOP thinks the economy will carry its party to a big victory in 2020. They think a Trump acquittal will help them in their push. However, things may not be as good for the GOP as its members may think.
...a Pew poll [has] found 56% of Americans rated the economy as excellent or good, but only 31% said their families had benefitted. Among lower-income Republicans, 47% believed they were being hurt in this economy, compared with 30% who said they were being helped.
“This is the president’s core. It’s his base,” [CNN's Tucker}Carlson said. “For a lot of middle-class people, wages are not keeping pace with expenses. Child care, housing, education, health care, they’re all getting more expensive by the year.”
He said the 2020 election will come down to one basic factor.
“Improve people’s lives and they will vote for you, period,” he said. “Republicans ought to write that on their hands.”
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