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View Diary: An Alternate Analysis of Virginia's Election Results (77 comments)

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  •  Eight years ago... (4+ / 0-)
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    wdrath, codairem, captainlaser, LillithMc

         Tim Kaine beat Jerry Kilgore by a comfortable six points. And Kilgore wasn't nearly as loathsome a candidate as Cuccinnelli.

        I'm not sure things are really improving in Virginia.

    "Le ciel est bleu, l'enfer est rouge."

    by Buzzer on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 03:30:06 PM PST

    •  But Kilgore did not have solid Tea Party backing (1+ / 0-)
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      wdrath

      The robocalling against TMcA on election day was a new low.

      If the Tea Party could not break through in a mid-term election with a Democratic President, they will not do better after two more years of demographic shift in Virginia.

      Democrats should find an hispanic candidate next time.

      We will never be free from fear as long as we fear the NRA.

      by captainlaser on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 07:30:53 PM PST

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    •  In 2005 the Democratic wave (1+ / 0-)
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      was just building thanks to George W. Bush.

      2006--Jim Webb
      2008--President Obama
      2009--Republican wave--Bob McDonnell

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