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Old 11-09-2018, 01:14 AM
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Originally Posted by pete View Post
Would I have loved a victory cigar or two like Texas Senate? Sure. Would I trade a Texas Senate win if it meant Amendment 4 didn't pass? Ehhhh, I don't know that I'd make that bargain, even if it's not a flashy, shiny win. And even Beto's relatively narrow loss should be making Republicans queasy, because he may have fast-tracked Texas becoming a purple state by a few cycles. Don't know if that happens in 2020, but eventually it's going to happen.
I think it's clear that ever though people like Beto didn't win, they certainly took a lot of R time, energy, and money to defeat and that helped the other less scrutinized candidates.
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