Day: November 3, 2009

Scrapping the Conventional Wisdom

Tonight is election night. It’s not nearly as big as one year ago—no presidential contest, no Senate seats up for grabs. However, there are some key elections that might indicate a trend. Virginia Republican Bob McDonnell In Virginia, races for governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, and state legislators will be decided. It appears that Republicans will sweep all the top offices and increase their majority in the legislature. Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob McDonnell holds a double-digit lead in polls over… Read more »