November 3, 2010

AND THE GUBERNATORIAL HEADED TO RECOUNT?:

A stunner: State GOP wins both House and Senate (Star Tribune, November 3, 2010)


In a stunning victory, Republicans swept into the majority in the Minnesota Senate for the first time in more than a generation and by early Wednesday had followed that by also taking control of the House.

The dual victories left many of the state's top DFLers speechless, and erased months of optimistic projections that the party would buck a nationwide trend toward Republicans. Even Republicans, who gained confidence with each passing hour as key races broke their way, said the results exceeded even their giddiest predictions.

Posted by Orrin Judd at November 3, 2010 2:55 AM
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