Andrew Dewson

Kim Davis Is My Governor Now: I Awoke to an Idiot Tea Party Takeover

Not content with a summer spent making national headlines over marriage licenses and rural bigotry, Kentucky voters yesterday decided to take “Back to the Future” nostalgia to heart and elect a Tea Party carpetbagger named Matt Bevin, only the second Republican governor here in the last 40 years. Bevin comfortably defeated Democrat Jack Conway and independent Drew Curtis, despite trailing by more than the margin of error in almost every poll in the run-up to the election.

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