In Chris Larson’s victory, a reverse-tea-party maneuver

In a surprising upset, a conservative Democratic state senator from a Milwaukee, Wisc. suburb was ousted in Tuesday’s primary election—not by someone running to the right, but rather, from the left. It amounts to a reverse-tea-party maneuver. Challenger Chris Larson won the race by 22%, receiving 7,962 votes to incumbent Jeff Plale’s 5,148, a 61%-39%Continue reading “In Chris Larson’s victory, a reverse-tea-party maneuver”