Primary Upsets: Anti-Establishment Triple Play

By: Wednesday May 19, 2010 12:14 am

Tuesday was a bad day for Washington establishment candidates and a bad day for conservative Democrats. All three establishment favorites performed poorly in the May 18 elections. The most powerful Washington Republican, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), endorsed Trey Grayson for Senate. Despite being the home state Senator, McConnell’s endorsement carried little weight in [...]

VIDEO: Ed Rendell 2009, Sestak Would Get “Killed” In Democratic Primary

By: Tuesday May 18, 2010 10:16 pm

Most of the Philadelphia vote is in, and Arlen Specter didn’t get the turnout he needs to beat Joe Sestak. AP is calling it for Sestak. Ed Rendell has a few words to eat from May 2009: ED SCHULTZ: Is this going to be a slam dunk for Arlen Specter, or you think that Joe [...]