Western elections wrap-up

Thompson, Jonathan
November 2010
High Country News;11/22/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 20, p6
The article focuses on the major trends that emerged during the 2010 elections in the U.S. particularly in the western regions. It says that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's triumph in Nevada proved that Westerners favor results over ideology. It notes that Republican Representative Doc Hastings of Washington is primed to rise to the chairmanship of the House of Natural Resources Committee. It adds that the Tea Party movement has adopted the anti-illegal immigration campaign.


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