The November Midterms Will Defy Conventional Wisdom

Andy Ostroy
2 min readSep 21, 2022

Yeah, yeah, yeah. I get it. Conventional wisdom says an incumbent first-term president’s party will get trounced in the midterms and likely lose whatever Congressional control it has. But not this time. Because everything in the last seven years has utterly defied conventional wisdom. Everything.

Oh sure, the nerds will cite plenty of statistics from past midterm elections…

Andy Ostroy

Director, producer, podcaster, writer, resistor, non-profit-supporter of women filmmakers