The Other McCain notes a planned retirement of Democratic congressman Dennis Moore of Kansas. And what to expect as Republicans try to take the district back.
Expect to see a lot of Not-A-Politician candidates emerge as the GOP challengers in these districts. This isn't just about "populism," it's about Republicans understanding the current political terrain.
They may be running out of pitchforks in the Fifth District. But there's enough to take on Tom Perriello, and Rick Boucher in the 9th also.