Democrats gain House seat in Congress
Just two months ago, Kathy Hochul seemed to be a sure loser in this GOP stronghold. But the Republicans' insanity and unpopularity sank in, such as Representative Paul D. Ryan (R-Wisconsin) drastic and failed idea to overhaul Medicare, as well as their incompetence and unpopularity in the four short months since regaining the House.
NYT: Democrat Wins G.O.P. Seat; Rebuke Seen to Medicare Plan