Pubblicato in: Devoluzione socialismo, Stati Uniti

US. Midterm. Rinunce alla candidatura. I topi abbandonano la nave. I rinunciatari.

Giuseppe Sandro Mela.

2022-01-01.

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Quando i topi abbandonano la nave non è mai un buon segno.

Ecco un primo elenco di congressisti e senatori che hanno annunciato di non volersi ricandidare alle elezioni di mezzo termine. Un minimo numero di rinunce è del tutto fisiologico, ma qui stiamo assistendo ad un esodo.

Questo elenco, e gli stati ove sono avvenute le rinunce, sono robusti indicatori di come stiano andando le cose.

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                         2022 House Retirements.

District                 Incumbent           Party     Since      Term     Margin of Victory

                                                                                              House(a) President(b)

AL-5                      Mo Brooks                           2011      6th          *              27.0%

                               Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

AZ-2                      Ann Kirkpatrick                  2019      2nd         10.2%    10.6%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

CA-14                   Jackie Speier                        2008      8th          58.6%    57.2%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

CA-37                   Karen Bass                          2011      6th          71.8%    70.5%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for Los Angeles Mayor

FL-10                    Val Demings                        2017      3rd          27.2%    25.0%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

FL-13                    Charlie Crist                         2017      3rd          6.0%      4.1%                                                                                                    Retiring to run for Governor

GA-10                   Jody Hice                             2015      4th          24.6%    20.4%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for Secretary of State

IL-16                     Adam Kinzinger                  2011      6th          29.4%    16.0%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

IL-17                     Cheri Bustos                        2013      5th          4.0%      1.6%                                                                                                    Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

KY-3                      John Yarmuth                     2007      8th          25.3%    21.9%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

MD-4                     Anthony Brown                  2017      3rd          59.3%    59.9%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for Attorney General

MO-4                     Vicky Hartzler                     2011      6th          37.9%    34.1%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

MO-7                     Billy Long                            2011      6th          42.3%    41.9%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

NC-1                      G. K. Butterfield                  2004      10th       8.3%      8.6%                                                                                                   Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

NC-4                      David Price                          1997      13th       34.6%    34.4%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

NC-13                   Ted Budd                             2017      3rd          36.3%    35.3%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

NY-1                      Lee Zeldin                            2015      4th          9.7%      4.2%                                                                                                    Retiring to run for Governor

NY-3                      Thomas Suozzi                   2017      3rd          12.5%    10.4%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for Governor

NY-23                   Tom Reed                            2010      7th          16.5%    11.2%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

OH-13                   Tim Ryan                             2003      10th       7.5%      3.4%                                                                                                    Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

OH-16                   Anthony Gonzalez             2019      2nd         26.3%    14.3%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

OR-4                      Peter DeFazio                      1987      18th       5.3%      4.0%                                                                                                    Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

PA-17                    Conor Lamb                        2018      3rd          2.2%      2.7%                                                                                                    Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

PA-18                    Michael Doyle                     1995      14th       38.6%    30.1%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

TX-1                      Louie Gohmert                    2005      9th          45.1%    44.4%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for Attorney General

TX-8                      Kevin Brady                        1997      13th       47.0%    42.5%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

TX-30                    Eddie Johnson                     1993      15th       59.0%    60.9%                                                                                                  Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

TX-34                    Filemon Vela                       2013      5th          13.5%    4.0%                                                                                                    Incumbent not running for re-election in 2022.

VT-AL                   Peter Welch                          2007      8th          40.2%    35.6%                                                                                                  Retiring to run for U.S. Senate

WI-3                      Ron Kind                              1997      13th       2.6%      4.7%