Analysis: U.S. midterm elections may add more risk to shaky stock market Another source of potential stock market volatility looms in an already tough year for Wall Street: an approaching midterm U.S. elections that will determine which political party controls Congress.
Schumer warns Democrats they will lose House majority: report
The comments come as Democrats had regained some hope of maintaining their majorities after a recent slate of good news.
McConnell expresses private optimism that GOP will win Senate
The Republican leader has publicly downplayed expectations for winning the majority.
Chuck Schumer predicts Democrats are unlikely to hold House majority in midterms
Senate majority leader’s assessment puts him at odds with Nancy Pelosi, but is still more optimistic than any forecast earlier this year