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Which Kind of Republicans Were Beaten in the Election?

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To hear some members of the mainstream media tell it, the results of the recent election were really bad news for the Democrats because most of the Republican incumbents who lost were moderates. I studied the list of the thirty or so Republican incumbents who were booted out of office. Yes, there are some moderates. But there are also conservatives, pedophiles, bribe-takers, liars and mistress-throttlers...in other words, they are a perfectly representative cross-section of Republican legislators.