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Quote of the Day: “Apparently Choosing a Member of the Most Unpopular Legislative Body Since Cromwell’s Long Parliament Wasn’t a Winning Strategy”

November 4th, 2008 by mopns · No Comments

MO: This race became interesting when incumbent Matt Blunt decided not to run for re-election. That set up a primary runoff between Sarah Steelman (who if elected could have run with Sarah Palin in 2012/2016 on my “all impure thoughts” ticket) and Kenny Hulshof. Republicans picked Hulshof. Apparently choosing a member of the most unpopular legislative body since Cromwell’s Long Parliament wasn’t a winning strategy, as he is being walloped in the polls by a Democratic candidate who generally loses his top-of-the-ticket statewide races. Nixon 56, Hulshof 44. Read more…

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Tags: Decision '08 · Jay Nixon · Rep. Kenny Hulshof · Sarah Steelman

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