Unpacking the surprising US midterm elections

General Politics

Joe Biden's Democratic Party overperformed expectations in the United States midterm elections, surprising Washington and European observers and plunging Donald Trump and the Republican Party into newfound turmoil. While Democrats are expected to narrowly lose the House, it was the most robust midterm performance for a Democratic incumbent in forty years. The weakened Republican performance will have profound implications for 2024 and the incoming Congress, with ripple effects for both technology regulation and the economic landscape.

Director Robert Etter, TMT Senior Associate Ugonma Nwankwo and Financial Services Senior Associate Max Mandich talk through it all on this special bonus GC podcast.


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