On Wednesday, we finally learned that two Democratic members of Congress from California will keep their jobs.
This was remarkable for two reasons. First, Democrats in Congress got some good news for maybe the first time all year. And, secondly, these two victories mean that a Democratic incumbent in California hasn’t lost a House seat in 20 years.
Hmm. I wonder what happened in 1994 in California that suddenly changed the fortunes of Republicans.
*waves fingers in a dreamlike motion* It was called Prop 187. Governor Pete Wilson rode this contentious ballot measure to ban undocumented immigrants from all public services to an easy re-election.…