Third Parties Always Lost Before, But a Biden-Trump Matchup May Change That
First, in September, Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) announced his intention to retire next year. Then, this past week, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) announced the same intention, prompting talk in Washington of a presidential ticket featuring the two.
What could have possibly sparked the conversation around the prospects of a ticket with a 2012 presidential candidate in Romney and mostly a thorn in President Biden's side in Manchin? Perhaps it's a recent finding from Gallup.
"Sixty-three percent of U.S. adults currently agree with the statement that the Republican and Democratic parties do ‘such a poor...