Also from 538 Significant Digits:
133 people of color
A remarkable fact from the 2018 midterm elections: White men are in the minority among Democratic House candidates. According to Politico’s analysis, Democrats have nominated 180 women, 133 people of color and 158 first-time candidates. [Politico]
I mean, we’re not going to go to war, so it’s got to be the “white men” in the minority. Hear this, Brett Kavanaugh? Hear this, John Roberts? You think we’re going to pay attention to your rulings if they fail to pay attention to majority values?
Ha ha ha ha. That’s all I have to say. At the moment.