Yesterday’s elections, here in California included a real eye-opener for the Democrats, who have a virtual lock on Sacramento, in both legistlative houses.
The Republican candidate in the 45th Assembly District, Susan Shelley, ended up about even with her Democratic opponent, Matt Dababneh, even though they are in a solidly blue district. How did she do it?
Scott Lay, the publisher of the Nooner, a California political newsletter, thinks that Prop. 13 and the growing ObamaCare backlash could be part of the answer. If so, couldn’t the OC GOP do the same thing to Tom Daly, the Democrat in the 69th Assembly District, next year? Here are Lay’s thoughts: Continue reading