The Corner

Just to Complete the Picture

The ballot-initiative results were more mixed for conservatives than the election results–MCRI won, for example–but the cloning amendment seems to have narrowly passed in Missouri. The Talent loss and a few of the House losses also give the pro-embryo research side some scalps, which they’ve never had before.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.