Does it make it true to constantly say the Republicans are in trouble?
What about the facts?
“At present, there are seven states in which Democrats control both houses of the Legislature plus the governor’s office. The equivalent figure for Republicans is 25.
“That is one of several factors that Matthew Yglesias employs to argue that Democrats — who are enjoying the strange clown-car race for the Republican presidential nomination and the meltdown of the Republican majority in the U.S. House — are in denial. The Democratic Party is the one that is in “deep trouble,” Yglesias argues, and has “no plan to save itself.”