PA-12 05/18/2010 Turn-Out Percentages: D (62) – R (34) – I(4) … or why Tim Burns lost.
Maybe I missed it but in all the analyses of PA-12 that appeared on RedState afterwards, I don’t think I saw anyone mention the fact that PA-12’s Independents constituted only a tiny 4% of the electorate last week. I think that, more than anything else explains the Critz victory and its magnitude. Jay Cost highlights this rather emphatically … This is a hugely important point to | Read More »
The 4% Problem
The Senate Republicans are out-gaming themselves on the stimulus bill. No wonder the Democrats are sitting on their hands right now. The Senate has already approved Johnny Isakson’s (R-GA) tax credit plan for home purchases. That makes it more likely Johnny will vote for the bill. The Senate GOP is also proposing the dreadful 4% mortgage. Mind you, it is a number they pulled out | Read More »
Monty Lankford: A Conservative Republican with a Real Chance to Win a House Seat this November
In a summer filled with negative stories predicting gloom and doom for Republicans this November, I am encouraged that a genuine conservative is stepping up to the plate and running for Congress here at home to prove the naysayers wrong. Monty Lankford is a candidate in our Republican primary here in Tennessee’s 4th Congressional District. He is a true conservative, and after meeting him personally, | Read More »