Powerline looks ahead to 2018 after today's tough day for Republicans in Virginia.
In all events, the GOP needs to accomplish more in Congress, starting with tax reform.
I'm ready to look behind the numbers.
In Augusta County, Ed Gillespie drew fewer votes than his ticket mates.
If the trend holds statewide, perhaps he was the weak link.
He did well in 2014 as the protest candidate against Mark Warner.
In 2017, the Democrats were the ones doing the protesting.