With Lamar Alexander’s Win, Conservatives Fail To Remove A Single Incumbent Senator In 2014
The Daily Caller
August 7, 2014 10:02 PM
With Sen. Lamar Alexander’s victory Thursday in Tennessee, it became official: every Republican incumbent senator running for re-election this year defeated their conservative challengers in GOP primaries.
In Kansas earlier this week, incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts defeated challenger Milton Wolf. And in previous elections this year, John Cornyn of Texas, Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, Thad Cochran of Mississippi and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina have all been victorious over their tea party rivals.
Friday, August 08, 2014
So much for the influence of conservative talk radio:
Posted by Steve J. at 8:43 PM