FT column: Democrats are facing a drubbing"/>

FT column: Democrats are facing a drubbing

My latest column is on US politics

Two months before the US midterm elections, Democrats are bracing themselves. Recent economic indicators have been grim and the poll numbers have been worse. A “wave election” like the rout of 1994 that reset the Clinton presidency is all but taken for granted.

Clive Crook’s blog

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I have been the FT's Washington columnist since April 2007. I moved from Britain to the US in 2005 to write for the Atlantic Monthly and the National Journal after 20 years working at the Economist, most recently as deputy editor. I write mainly about the intersection of politics and economics.

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