Daily Archives: November 7, 2006

CNN calling the House of Representatives for the Democrats

It appears, barring a late-second Democratic collapse, that the House of Representatives will have a brighter shade of blue next January, as it is projected the Democrats will take the House. Divided government is back, and this will be a good thing for our country — it’ll force some more compromise, at least theoretically.

One quick note before I head out: The big winners tonight are, for the most part, centrists and moderates (Sen. Chafee a notable exception). Centrists and moderates took the House back for the Democrats, not the far-left wing of the party. Good food for thought…

Sidelined

So yeah, I can’t vote today. My change of registration paperwork so I can vote in my proper precinct was apparently lost, never made it to the election commission, or something. So, I’m on the sidelines for this election, and that bites. I feel absolutely terrible right now…