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Joe Walsh Election Results: Illinois Congressman Defeated By Tammy Duckworth

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tammy Duckworth, Joe Walsh, dead beat dad, elections, politics, ethics )

- 1994 days ago -
Freshman Republican U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh was defeated Tuesday by Tammy Duckworth, his Democratic challenger in Illinois' 8th congressional district.

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P A (117)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 1:47 am
HOORAY!!! God bless Tammy Duckworth!

Fred Jackson (85)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 4:24 am
Joe Walsh should never have been elected for any office in the first place.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 4:44 am
Noted, Thanks.

Thomas P (280)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 6:43 am
Noted.....the outcome of this race made me especially happy last night.

Nancy M (197)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 7:28 am
Great news. Thanks for posting.

And kit- you have a great point.

Myraida Diaz (136)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 7:28 am

Susanne R (234)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 9:10 am
Another well-deserved victory! Tammy Duckworth is a great addition to the House. Joe Walsh will probably be offered a job at Fox News. He fits the profile: ignorance, anger and disrespect for anyone who doesn't agree with him.

John B (185)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 9:22 pm
Thanks Carrie for the link to the article. Another progressive winner on their way to the U S House. Oh, what a night it was! Read and noted.

Lois Jordan (63)
Friday November 9, 2012, 4:10 pm
Noted. Looking back on all the e.mail requests for donations from various Dems, I could pretty much tell you who was going to win by the amount of daily mailings I got. Tammy Duckworth was one hard worker, who definitely deserved this win. It was particularly fitting that she got rid of Joe ("You Lie") Walsh.
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