What's happening to the Repubs? Did Karl Rove dig their grave by ignoring "independent" voters? Did Susan Collins from Maine tip the balance by not supporting minimum wage legislation sponsored by the Democrats? Was it the Republicans' success at defeating the centrist and center-right Democrats in the South over the past two decades that has driven the GOP steadily rightward and out of business in this election?
Harold Meyerson tells all in his Washington Post column "How the GOP lost the North"!