(Not So) Fun Fact: Richard Shelby’s Party Switching

Despite being fairly conservative for most of his political career, United States Senator Richard Shelby stayed a Democrat well after the party switch in 1964. He did finally cross over to the Republican party in 1994, as the early 90s were common for the last conservative Democrats to finally become members of the GOP.

Fun Fact: The Success of Biden’s 2022 Mid Term Elections

The midterms for every modern US president usually sees more losses than gains for their party. But Joe Biden’s midterms unexpectedly became very successful for the president. He’s the first sitting president not to lose a senate seat since Franklin Delano Roosevelt.