2021-04-29 01:38:40 UTC
I have a question about the following sentences from "Voice of America", which is talking about 1994 election during
the Clinton's Administration.
Congress also passed his budgets for nineteen ninety-three and ninety-four that reduced federal spending.
But Clinton’s relations with Congress became more difficult after the nineteen ninety-four congressional elections. The fight over health care and other issues had only led to greater dissatisfaction with Washington.
The elections were a big defeat for the Democrats in Congress.
FRANK SESNO (CNN reporter): “A rising tide lifts all boats, or so they say, and Republicans are sailing right to victory in the House of Representatives, CNN estimating that the Republicans will take more than enough seats to take control of the House of Representatives for the first time in forty years, and here’s what’s interesting: It is cutting across all regions, it is cutting across all ages, it is cutting across literally all the candidates.”
question: about "cutting across all regions, it is cutting across all ages, it is cutting across literally all the candidates"
Does this mean: Republicans are showing an edge across all regions, all ages, and its most candidates are