Tuesday’s election outcomes gave Republicans a carry. Within the Virginia governor’s race, Republican Glenn Youngkin defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe. President Joe Biden had gained the state by double digits. In New Jersey, Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli is inside one proportion level of incumbent Gov. Phil Murphy, a Democrat. A recount is anticipated.
Some see this election as a bellwether for the 2022 midterms. Democrats obtained the message; they ramped up negotiations to cross the $1.75 trillion Biden agenda and the infrastructure invoice tied to it. Invoice Bramhall of the New York Every day Information drew Biden as a storekeeper with empty cabinets the place his accomplishments must be.
Editorial cartoonists on the left and the suitable drew elephants and donkeys in numerous states of exultation and peril.
In Glasgow, Scotland, world leaders gathered for the twenty sixth U.N. local weather convention. The absence of Russia and China led some observers to declare it a failure from the beginning. Phil Fingers of the Wisconsin State Journal harkened again to the previous anti-drug TV advert involving a screaming sizzling frying pan and an egg, changing the slogan “That is your mind on medication” with “That is your Earth and not using a large discount in carbon emissions.”
Cartoonists additionally commented on the controversy over educating about race in colleges; the Texas abortion legislation; the perils of inflation; and falling again into pre-Covid normalcy (and in addition Daylight Financial savings Time).
Cartoons had been drawn by Nick Anderson, Invoice Bramhall, Dana Summers, Drew Sheneman, Scott Stantis, Walt Handelsman, David Horsey, Phil Fingers, Joel Pett and Joey Weatherford of Tribune Content material Company; and A.F. Branco, Mike Luckovich and Michael Ramirez of Creators Syndicate.
View extra editorial cartoon galleries.