Dave Brat Defeats Eric Cantor, and Writes the New Conservative Playbook
Most importantly -- do not undersize the significance of this -- Team Brat just put together the playbook for using the grassroots and new media to win as a conservative, because no challenger will face a more experienced, well-funded, by-any-means-necessary incumbent team than Brat just did.
If you can make it in Cantortown, you can make it anywhere.
Below are links to some of my prior reporting on this race. I wish I could share the elation with those of you who supported me doing this as a message to the party, and showing what -- yet again, a la Roger Simon -- a "guy in his pajamas" can help do on the national stage. In my PJ's right now, actually.
(More details at The Grid, your one-stop Website for 2014 midterm coverage.)
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