I figured we should have an open comment thread tonight. I’ll update important races as needed.
Right now at 7:15PM, polls in Virginia have closed. No news organizations have projected a winner….. yet.
UPDATE (from Dan): This looks like a good sign for the GOP in VA:
Interviews with voters leaving Republican Bob McDonnell, fleeing .in Virginia showed that independents — the crown jewel of elections because they often determine outcomes — broke heavily for
UP-UPDATE (from Dan): Watching the VA results on the bottom of the screen on FoxNews. All three Republicans on the statewide ticket lead by margins of about 2-1. but, as I recall from my days in Virginia rural precincts report first, with Democratic strongholds in the north often late to tally their votes.
UPDATE (from Bruce): Does anyone think that they WOULDN’T be calling Virginia by now if Deeds were winning the real vote margin that McDonnell is at this point? Sheesh!
7:59PM – FOX NEWS PROJECTS BOB MCDONNELL WINS VIRGINIA
8:04PM – Via Twitter: New Jersey exit polls show Christie crushed Corzine 58-33 w/ independents. Enough to pad his lead? http://tinyurl.com/yldzqod
AND CNN continues to repeat spin of left-wing blogosphere: Divided Republicans hope for big victories in Virginia, New Jersey.