Crystal Ball moves CA-45 to “Lean Republican”
June 22, 2022
National prognosticators are feeling good about Michelle Steel’s reelection prospects.
Sabato’s Crystal Ball is moving CA-45 from “Toss Up” to “Lean Republican,” citing the terrible environment for Democrats and Steel’s fundraising haul.
NRCC COMMENT: “Californians are going to vote for Michelle Steel in November because Jay Chen would be a rubber stamp for Democrats’ agenda that has caused record inflation and California’s highest-in-the-nation gas prices.” – NRCC Spokeswoman Torunn Sinclair