Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Quayle's Hunt Over
In little-noted primary news today: Dan Quayle's son Ben lost the GOP primary to another congressman in a costly race out in Arizona. Ron Barber, who earlier won the election for Gabby Giffords seat, beat back a Dem challenge from the left. And Richard Carmona won primary for U.S. Senate, and is given best chance for a Dem in that state since 1995. On the GOP side, a man endorsed by Sarah Palin beat another fellow famous for advocating that students carry guns on campuses.
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