GOP Wave Sweeps Capitol Hill

Rettig, Jessica
November 2010
U.S. News Digital Weekly;11/5/2010, Vol. 2 Issue 44, p4
The article focuses on the significance of the victory of the Republican Party in the U.S. midterm elections in November 2010. Republican Representative John Boehner has been elected as speaker of the House of Representatives. The Democrats were able to hold on to their majority in the Senate after losing its control of the House. Republican strategists blamed the defeat of candidates supported by the Tea Party movement to the candidates themselves.


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