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To Win, Obama Sacrifices House, State Legislatures

Nathan223 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 10:48 PM
Like, what was it, one or two in the Senate? All of them were New Englanders. Not exactly a sign of caving.
Corlyss Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 6:02 PM
Don't trust liberal shills facts. Verify everything they say, even to the color of the sky. They lie thru their teeth.
Barack Obama attended more than 200 fundraisers for his presidential campaign, but he refrained from raising money for congressional Democrats.

That proved to be a wise move for him, as were his strategists' decisions to run heavy ad campaigns against Mitt Romney and to build an even more effective turnout machine in target states.

But it proved to be less than helpful to his party. Democrats did gain two Senate seats thanks to clueless Republican candidates and Republicans' failure to produce better turnout.

But Democrats got beaten badly in races for the U.S. House and state legislatures. That's clear when you compare the...