Why VA Doesn't Mean Much

Salon's Mike Madden makes a good case for why Virginia's gubernatorial election (the Democratic primary of which is being held today) doesn't mean what political analysts and party operatives will suggest, hint, and hope it says about the national political landscape--including a purported rejection of Clintonism, the state of GOP competitiveness, and the importance of newspaper endorsements.

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Chris Good is a political reporter for ABC News. He was previously an associate editor at The Atlantic and a reporter for The Hill.

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