Category Archives: State Legislatures

WPA Political Brief: 5 Days to E Day

Today’s surf report… We’re less than a week from Election Day and things are looking really good for the Grand Old Party.  So now the conversation is shifting to what the definition of a “wave” is. The Left wants to set the bar high, so that a pick-up of a handful of House seats and […]

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What’s wrong in Appalachia (And what do we do about it?)

The early November statewide elections in Kentucky and West Virginia were something of a yawn compared to the excitement of 2009 where big Republican wins in Virginia and New Jersey presaged the 2010 wave that swept Republicans into a dominant position in the House and in states nationwide. In Kentucky, Republican nominee David Williams was […]

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from Mike Hailey – Capitol Inside on Texas Polling

  July 10, 2011 Texas GOP Voters Split on Public School Cash and Sanctuary Cities But Like Budget Overall New Poll Finds Big Support for Voter ID Law and Fiscal Plan that Slashes Spending Without Higher Taxes But R’s Divided on Public Education Cuts By Mike Hailey Capitol Inside Editor Texas Republican voters do not […]

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