According to early exit poll data, inflation and the economy remained the top concerns for voters this year.
This week's surprising result was voters' willingness to separate their dissatisfaction with President Joe Biden's job performance from their vote.
This week, many Trump supporters and far-right candidates in battleground states lost.
Like Democrats hoped, abortion rights motivated their base and independent voters in states where abortion rights were on the ballot. Battleground states punished gns.
Some commentators suggested that this cycle's polls were way off after the shocking lack of a red wave. A pollster or forecaster will likely disagree.
Split-ticket voting made a major comeback in 2022, and candidate quality still mattered.
According to our unreliable exit poll data, Latino voters shifted right, but not everywhere.
Trump-aligned election deniers failed throughout the nation, notably in secretary of state contests.