By Michael Barone | 11/06/13 05:38 PM
In an August Washington Examiner column, I argued that this year’s gubernatorial elections in New Jersey and Virginia would have little precedential significance, unlike some other off-year elections in those states. Boiled down, my argument was that in New Jersey you had a governor who...
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/06/13 05:23 PM
Conservative New York Times columnist Ross Douthat looks at the Virginia governor's race, in which crony capitalist Terry McAuliffe trounced populist-y, libertarian-ish Republican Ken Cuccinelli, and sees a problem for free-market populism and reform conservatism: When thinking about the...
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/06/13 04:55 PM
A Democrat won the governor's race in Virginia with less than 50 percent of the vote, while the Libertarian candidate pulled in 6.5 percent, so there's plenty of talk blaming libertarian Robert Sarvis as a spoiler, handing the race to high-tax, big-government, crony capitalist Democrat Terry...
By Paul Bedard | 11/06/13 03:28 PM
Angered by what they believed was meager spending by establishment Republicans on Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s losing effort, some Tea Party groups and supporters have been assailing the Republican National Committee today in statements and on talk radio. “The GOP...
11/06/13 10:43 AM
(www.theguardian.com) John Abraham: Yesterday Virginians voted against anti-science candidate Ken Cuccinelli, showing climate realism is a winning stance.
By Paul Bedard | 11/06/13 09:28 AM
It was no secret that Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling was upset the GOP blocked his chance to run for governor, and now he's criticizing his own party for Tuesday's loss to Democrat Terry McAuliffe.
By Mark Tapscott | 11/06/13 08:47 AM
As expected, New Jersey voters gave their combative Republican governor a second term, while Terry McAuliffe, the Clintons' favorite bagman and alligator wrestler, eked out a narrow win in Virginia.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/06/13 07:56 AM
TYSONS CORNER, Va. -- Democrat Terry McAuliffe narrowly bested Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli to become the next governor of Virginia on Tuesday, underperforming the polls that have shown him for weeks to be a strong frontrunner.
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/06/13 06:33 AM
McLEAN, Va. -- Democrat Terry McAuliffe beat Republican Ken Cuccinelli in Virginia's governor race, outraising Cuccinelli nearly two-to-one and dominating in the richest part of the state. What’s going on here? First, upper-middle class, white suburbs have marched steadily toward the...
By Michael Barone | 11/06/13 01:06 AM
1. The Obamacare rollout fiasco and Obama's lies hurt Democrats. You only have to look at Democrat Terry McAuliffe's narrow 48 percent to 46 percent margin in Virginia to see that. McAuliffe outspent Republican Ken Cuccinelli by a wide margin (as much as 10-to-1, some bloggers suggested) and...
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