In the 2010 gubernatorial election, Walker defeated Barrett, the mayor of Milwaukee, 52%-46%. Polls showed Walker with a narrow lead going into Tuesday’s vote. At last count, tonight, Walker was beating Barrett 55-44%.
@derekahunter on Twitter put it most succinctly:
Everything the left does these days, ends up blowing up in their faces.
Now, is this fair? The tears of shell shocked liberals haven’t even dried, yet, and a group called AmericanFutureFund is already doing a victory lap with a new ad called simply, “Recall”:
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