I don’t know about you – but I was not expecting this. I thought it would be close – especially with the manufactured humanitarian crisis currently happening on the Southern border. But I did not expect the Majority Leader to lose big to a virtual unknown.
On Fox News, Chris Stirewalt noted that Brat will be a strong candidate in the general election with no baggage to speak of, and because the 7th District is a Republican-leaning district, he will likely win in November.
Ann Coulter and Laura Ingraham were on The Kelly File to talk about the stunning election result.
Brat was on Hannity, tonight, to talk about his big win which he called an “unbelievable miracle.”
“I think the people are just ready for some major changes,” Brat said.
Brat said that while he’s received a ton of tea party support, he didn’t run as a tea partier. He supports Republican principles, and made it clear “the only problem with Republican principles is no one’s following them.”
A Brief Primer on Dave Brat, the Man Who Just Defeated Eric Cantor:
ND tipster Brian B. is doing the happy dance, tonight – (vicariously through Darth Vader and his storm trooping Pips.)
Can’t Touch This!