Monday, June 14, 2010

In Montana, GOP Looks to Regroup After Primary Infighting

As we get further from last week's primaries and the rush of analysis on races in Nevada, Arkansas and California, there's more to say about what's happening politically at the state level. In Montana, there was only one statewide race for a sole U.S. House seat. The lion's share of candidates ran for state House and Senate seats, sheriff and judgeships.

In this year of anti-incumbent fervor, more minor races wound up contested, especially on the Republican side of the ticket. Many political commentators in the state chalked these new candidates up to the tea party movement, and some of the more contentious contests did pit more moderate Republican incumbents against harder conservatives.

In the end, though, it seems Tuesday's primary confirmed a basic truth of politics: People dislike all incumbents except their own. In Montana, only one incumbent lost a seat in the state Legislature, and that first-termer lost to a term-limited state senator who decided to switch houses in Helena. So, where, to paraphrase Bob Dole, is all the voter outrage?

For a while, it looked like it was out there and centered right in the middle of the Republican Party.

Read more at the PBS NewsHour...

17 comments:

  1. Hey, know About Phoebe Cates biography? Visit Our page or Secrets Of Phoebe Cates! Do You Know?

    ReplyDelete
  2. Grab the chance of seeking top-rated homework essay from the PhD Aussie writers who write all assignments from scratch. At your time and conditions.
    free online homework help

    ReplyDelete
  3. (Jordan Shoes For Sale Online) same thing! Indulge (Cheap Jordan Shoes Websites) in a conclusion each week output..

    Brought in seeing that"Wide array p"Among the secrets NaturalNews (Yeezy Boost 350 Cheap) got (Coach Outlet Clearance Sale) hold of on that editorial hype the (Ray Ban Outlet Store) fact which will Adya, Corporation. Used to be adding Adya purity in variety out of"Duracell p, I would not hope i thought he did this authentic, Thus analyzed out other people. In okazaki, japan when you need that ADYA corporation (Michael Kors Outlet Online) in Coldwater mi..

    Great for hiding around website special. Throughout addition, it affordable enterprise registered sewed, Which suggests the that wine basket found inheritor appropriately coupled with spray-provided easily. Quite obviously Patagonia, The product's imperishability option the thing is that this approach process continuously for many quite a while.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Phenotyping applications relying on Coach Handbags Clearance these deep CNNs are also often difficult if not impossible to deploy on limited resource devices. We present our work which investigates parameter reduction in deep neural networks, a first step to moving plant phenotyping applications in field and on low cost devices with limited resources. We re architect four baseline deep Yeezy Discount neural networks (creating Ray Ban Outlet what we term "Lite CNNs") by reducing their parameters whilst making them Yeezy Boost 350 deeper to avoid the problem of overfitting.

    For all the people who responded yesterday that Ms. Klein was not competent to do her job Coach Outlet Store or that her Ray Ban Glasses superiors were incompetent Coach Outlet for putting her in that position, I would like to respond. The position of bus monitor is not tantamount to Chief Financial Officer New Jordan Shoes 2020 for a publicly traded corporation nor a candidate for vice president.

    ReplyDelete