Thursday, October 23, 2014

A Chart Showing the Mid-term Election Story the MSM Won't Cover

In the early post today, I pointed out the liberal media's willful avoidance of the growing Republican momentum heading into the elections in a couple of weeks.  Well, as if on cue, OLS hero economist Mark Perry had this chart showing exactly what the Dems are worried about (click to enlarge):

From Perry's post:
The chart above shows the history of market quotes for the Iowa Electronic Markets contract “2014 Senate Control Market” back to January 2013. Between January and June 2013, the odds for the Democrats to lose control of the Senate after the November 2014 mid-term elections were only about 20%, and were as low as 15% in May 2013