Last night was an historic night for the Republican party. As with any election, all kinds of interesting tidbits miss the major headlines. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.
“Get Money Out of Politics!!”
Sometimes money isn’t everything, especially not when you have a beard like this guy.
— Chris Cillizza (@TheFix) November 5, 2014
GOP fashion sense just improved
It looks like Carl DeMaio will be the first openly gay Republican Congressman! http://t.co/NYJ3aDFTh1
— Emily Zanotti (@emzanotti) November 5, 2014
— Gabriel Malor (@gabrielmalor) November 5, 2014
About that War on Women…
— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) November 5, 2014
New York elected the youngest woman ever elected to Congress
Tim Scott made all kinds of awesome history
HISTORY: Republican Tim Scott First Black Senator Elected in South Since Reconstruction… http://t.co/uQqqh1gcJU
— DRUDGE REPORT (@DRUDGE_REPORT) November 5, 2014
But wait, there’s more…
The first Iraq War Veteran was elected to the Senate
And then the first woman veteran was elected to the Senate
And also the first woman elected to represent Iowa in the Senate
Abortion is not exactly a winning message
Abbott just squeaked by with nearly a million more votes than Wendy Davis — Matthew (@Matthops82) November 5, 2014
Wendy Davis losing white women by 35 points is just hilarious.
— Dan McLaughlin (@baseballcrank) November 5, 2014
Racist Republicans continued their he-man women hating
If you can’t afford your own birth control, you probably shouldn’t run for office
Fluke Flunked: Condom Queen Sandra Fluke Crushed by Whopping 22 Points http://t.co/wRuiLRbX5T
— US PATRIOT (@USPATRIOT5) November 5, 2014
— Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) November 5, 2014
But there’s still progress to be made
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