Originally Posted by cma
He received zero support in the last election and was not selected as the Democrat candidate so he ran as an Independant and won with a huge majority. I suspect that he will run again as an Independant and will win once again in the next election.
I wouldn't be so sure--CT is looking pretty darn blue these days. He may have pulled a rabbit out of the hat in the last election after losing the primary, but his subsequent antics may just do him in...
of course the election is 2 years away, and anything can happen b/t now and then, so who knows.
I would say bipartisan spirit would necessitate allowing him to remain, and letting him sleep in the bed he's made for himself come election time--if he's reelected, then the people will have spoken...