Most people don't vote strategically and ticket-splitting has collapsed: Ticket splitting reached a 92 year low in 2012
You could make a case for greater ticket splitting in 2016 if there's a large number of GOP voters who will not vote Trump, but I read it as the markets disagreeing about the outcome. The Congressional market is pointing to a Trump victory.
US-Russia conflict in Syria - This doesn't strike me as a positive development. The Saker contemplates the significance of a Russian special forces operation in Syria. Something rather ...
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