Traditionally, the highest voter turnout rate happens when US presidential candidates are on the ballot. Midterm elections, however, are equally as important, despite the lower voter turnout. In this episode of Things Explained, host Sara Hopkins explains the importance of midterm elections and how they can impact a sitting president.

Why Midterm Elections Are So Important | Things Explained

Why Midterm Elections Are So Important | Things Explained

Traditionally, the highest voter turnout rate happens when US presidential candidates are on the ballot. Midterm elections, however, are equally as important, despite the lower voter turnout. In this episode of Things Explained, host Sara Hopkins explains the importance of midterm elections and how they can impact a sitting president.