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Kathryn, I can’t agree. For months now people have been predicting a Republican, or at least anti-Democratic, wave this year. That prediction, if true, should translate into Republicans’ picking up open seats in socially conservative, McCain-voting districts. That it didn’t happen suggests that we might get only a wavelet.

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.


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