By some measures, we're in for another big GOP year, ala 2010. But some indicators lag.
Why McConnell is still vulnerable -- in one number.
The most conservative Americans rely on Fox News and conservative commentators like Rush Limbaugh -- and little else.
The movement continues its decline -- and its hopefuls aren't pulling much weight in the 2016 presidential race.
On both abortion and gay marriage, Americans prefer Democrats by double digits.
On empathy, the Democrats lead.
The old lowest favorable rating: 46 percent. Today: 39 percent.
Two-thirds want a crackdown.
Americans are much keener on hard work and self-determination than the rest of the world.