How’s This for a Message?

How’s This for a Message? In Nevada’s special election last week, now-Congressman Mark Amodei ran to the finish line with this compare-and-compare commercial: Listen to his Democratic opponent mimic President Obama, Harry Reid, and Joe Biden.  

Needless to say, voters did not go for the tired old hope-and-change lines. 

I mention this in my column today welcoming Mr. Turner to Washington — albeit not for long. The impatience for some inside the Beltway (from the Speaker on down) ought to be quite attractive to the voter down on the place. 

Kathryn Jean Lopez — Kathryn Jean Lopez is a senior fellow at the National Review Institute and an editor-at-large of National Review. Sign up for her weekly NRI newsletter here. This column is based on one available through Andrews McMeel Universal’s Newspaper Enterprise Association.

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