… THIS IS A GOOD SUMMARY OF THE SITUATION
The Trump effect now sets the stage for an intensely tribal 2020 showdown over his reelection, with a smaller and heavily rural Republican Party facing off against a growing Democratic coalition of suburban and urban residents in higher-income states. …
Trump emerged in firm control of a Republican Party with an expanded majority in the U.S. Senate and a viable path to reelection, if he can hold onto his historic support in Florida and the industrial Midwestern states that nonetheless elected Democrats statewide this year.
BUT HERE’S A HINT:
When planning, it is unwise to rely on a straight edge ruler as your primary tool for prognostication.