He gave it a tough fight, but in the end, Keith Fimian came up just short of victory.
Tuesday morning in northern Virginia, Keith Fimian will issue a statement confirming that he is conceding the race to Rep. Gerry Connolly, a freshman legislator representing the district that is home to many federal employees (which may explain why it’s hard for a Republican to win).
Fimian lost by only 981... More
We’re still watching and praying for Keith Fimian, CatholicVote-endorsed candidate for Congress in VA-11. The race remains one of only a handful that remain undecided.
As of yesterday, Fimian trails Rep. Gerry Connolly by a mere 930 votes. Since the margin is less than 1%, Fimian may request a recount on Nov. 22.
While the vote total separating this two candidates is razor-thin, the gulf bet... More
Rep.-Elect Sean Duffy, WI-7
The votes are in.
And the Catholic vote was decisive.
Republicans took control of the house in a massive sweep, while the Senate remains in the hands of the Democrats by a slim margin.
Early indications suggest the GOP won 53% of the Catholic vote with Democrats garnering 45% of Catholics, according to a CNN exit poll. After losing the Catholic vote by 10 points in 2008... More