VA-11: Meanwhile, Blue Majority candidate Leslie Byrne lost her bid to recapture the seat she once held in her own primary last night. The nominee will be moderate Democrat Gerry Connolly, who heads into a general election against Republican Keith Fimian, a newcomer to politics but a fairly good fundraiser.
This race should be considered a tossup right now, but I like Connolly's chances quite well, particularly given the relative ease with which he dispatched Byrne in the primary.
Wednesday, June 11, 2008
byrne taken out...
Leslie Byrne used to appear on my TV show back in the 90s. Like, oh well: