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The long-serving Democrat had said many in western Pennsylvania would not vote for a black man.
His win over John McCain turned the typically red state blue.
Savor it while it lasts, for reality will impose itself upon us soon enough.
Generations brought us here, and this generation, foreseen by King, pushed us across the line.
After nearly four decades, the Democrats have overcome the Southern Strategy.
They're still strong in the south, but are getting wiped out in the rest of the country.
In politics, demographics are destiny.
McCain leads in North Carolina.
Democrat Jim Himes pulled out a victory in a traditionally left-leaning state.
Even a wave of Democratic voters cannot protect Tim Mahoney from defeat.