Midterm Elections

Election '22: What Matters: Allan Lichtman On Midterm Trends

Allan Lichtman talks about what we might expect from midterms, based on what's happened before.

Election '22: What Matters: Allan Lichtman On Midterm Trends

This week on Election ’22: What Matters, we are exploring President Biden’s impact on the midterm election.

We get insight from Allan Lichtman, Distinguished Professor of History at American University, who has correctly predicted the outcome of every presidential contest since 1984.

Former President Bill Clinton speaks at the Clinton Global Initiative

Why Does The President's Party Typically Lose Midterms?

Midterms are approaching. Some wonder if a pattern will continue, and if the sitting president's party will lose seats in this years elections.


Election 22: What Matters airs at 8:30 p.m. Fridays on Newsy, and replays at 7 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays on Newsy. Each week dives into one of the issues that will decide the midterm elections.