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As the House Goeth …

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An interesting dynamic is developing this evening. The Republican candidates for the house are sweeping the races, while the various senate races are breaking on mostly local issues. I heard Joe Trippi earlier say that he felt the Republicans had made a mistake by not tying together all of the senate races but allowing them to run alone. I agree with him, and though the thought hadn’t occurred to me before, I think he put his finger right on it.

Still, it is fascinating to watch the house races – the members who the Founding Fathers envisioned closest to the people – breaking on national grounds. The senators – representing the states – breaking on local issues. That’s a really unexpected development from tonight.


Written by martinipundit

November 2, 2010 at 10:41 pm

Posted in 2010 Election, Politics

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