PBS NewsHour

Should Democrats or Republicans be optimistic on elections?

Clip: 09/30/2018 | 4m 36s

Democrats are forecast to make gains in the House when voters go to the polls Nov. 6, while Republicans may fare better in Senate races, where they hold the advantage. But with more than 200 women running for the House and Senate, the makeup of Congress could be significantly altered. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Jeff Greenfield joins Hari Sreenivasan with more.

Aired: 09/30/18

Rating: NR

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