Primary Highlights & 2010 Strategy
From The Examiner, TPM & Real Clear Politics:
There were some interesting results for the primaries held on June 1st and we've got some big ones coming up next week, so I thought it was worth a thread of it's own.
In the Democratic race for Governor, the Sparks win was a big surprise. Arthur Davis could have made history as the first African American governor of Alabama but it looks like distancing yourself from African American endorsements and voting against health care reform really hurt him. The polls were WAY off.
In the Republican Congressional primary, party-switcher Griffith was handily defeated. I guess this party-switching thing is not great for one's election chances. Maybe Spector should have warned him??
really doom the future of the Republican party.
Latina wins Republican primary for Governor.
In the Republican battle for a House seat, McGlowan, the Fox News commentator/Tea Party darling went down big time and is now refusing to officially endorse the "Rino" who won. Look for the Rino vs. True Republican inner battle for 2010. I stand by my contention that the Tea Party may
To watch next week: