Both sides needed a win to rally the troops as they head into 2014. The Republicans beat gun control and though the Dems lost with Elizabeth Colbert Busch. Those are not good trends going into 2014.
Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. He is completing a book on the international challenges America faces in the 21st century.
Earl Capps is well-known in South Carolina political circles for his blogsite, The Blogland of Earl Capps, where he discusses current events and issues related to South Carolina government and politics, as well as workforce and economic development and non-political matters.