Moderation still won in the midterms – even if moderate Republicans didn’t | Geoffrey Kabaservice

Press does not get it – competence and caring won!

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Though the Republican losses bode poorly for the party, it may not be a bad thing for the US: nearly all Democrats who flipped seats are themselves moderate

I had mixed emotions watching the returns from the House of Representatives races on election night. I was dismayed to see the moderate wing of the Republican party, which I have worked for and supported over many years, virtually wiped out. But I also wondered if their defeats really mattered.

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