Politics & Government

November 1, 2013

Too much tea? Democrats might win Virginia mansion next week

Terry McAuliffe should be losing Tuesday’s election for governor of Virginia. Instead, the Democrat is the front-runner in the only competitive gubernatorial race in the nation this year, where a Democratic victory would have national ramifications. How could that happen? Simple: Voters dislike the other guy more, Republican Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia’s attorney general and a tea party favorite.

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