The Freedom Caucus , also known as the House Freedom Caucus , is a congressional caucus consisting of conservative  Republican members of the United States House of Representatives. Many members are also part of the much larger Republican Study Committee. As the HFC does not publicize a full membership list, the known number of members at the start of each electoral cycle is listed below. The caucus originated during the mid—January Republican congressional retreat in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
The results of Tuesday's midterm election suggested no clear narratives about blue waves or red tides—Democrats took the House, while Republicans bolstered their Senate majority. America's most repulsive senator, Ted Cruz, held onto his seat in deep-red Texas by the skin of his teeth, edging out the charming Democratic up-and-comer Beto O'Rourke. Nevertheless, plenty of other assholes lost last night, proving that there is justice in the world, inconsistent though it may be. Let's take a look at all the people who deserved to lose, and actually did:.
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