How did Democrats avoid a midterms backlash over inflation?

(NEW YORK) -- A red wave in the midterm elections propelled by discontent over sky-high inflation was expected to deliver a historic defeat for Democrats -- until it didn't. Typically the party in control of the White House suffers significant losses in the midterm elections.... Read More.

Inflation cools but stays near 40-year high

(WASHINGTON) -- Consumer prices are up 7.7% over the year ending in October, but that's a significant drop from the 8.2% inflation rate a month prior and below 8% for the first time since February. On a monthly basis, the consumer price index increased at... Read More.