Incumbent U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski trails teabagger challenger Joe Miller by about 2000 votes with 98% of precincts reporting in yesterday’s Alaska Republican senatorial primary, and the finger pointing has begun
One GOP source, who requested anonymity, said some are pointing fingers at Murkowski’s team of advisers who told her not to go negative until late in the campaign.
This is an extraordinarily negative election cycle, and with few exceptions, incumbents and challengers alike should be advised to go extraordinarily negative as early and as often as possible. Let the shit fly. That’s how to win in 2010.