The tide lifted all boats | Arkansas Blog

Thursday, November 9, 2006

The tide lifted all boats

Posted By on Thu, Nov 9, 2006 at 9:14 AM

I'd missed this yesterday. Arkansas wasn't the only state to see an increase in Democratic legislative seats.

Democratic gains in Congress and among the nation’s governors were matched on Tuesday by a huge surge closer to the grass roots — in the state legislatures, where more than 275 seats and nine legislative chambers from Iowa to Oregon switched overnight from Republican to Democratic hands.

Heavy hangs the head that wears the crown. The winners now must do right.

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