I actually agree with Joe Scarborough. Let’s slow down before we get too crazy about the causes for Eric Cantor’s defeat. I also agree with a few others on his show this morning, that the repercussions are more important than the causes.
Scarborough had a good metaphor today when he recalled a pilot once telling him that when a plane crashes it is almost never one cause. It is generally multiple causes. I covered politics long enough to know that the same goes for when a congressman loses re-election. Read more