Has there been a lot of unrest in Minneapolis over this? I haven't seen much national coverage of this, and I'm surprised by that.
As of 2/28/05: 101 pounds since December 7, 2004 OFFICIAL THREE-MONTH COUNT: 112 pounds on March 9, 2005 OFFICIAL SIX-MONTH COUNT: 142 pounds on June 8, 2005 OFFICIAL ONE YEAR COUNT: 187 pounds on December 7, 2005 As of 2/27/06: 202 pounds "I've lost a heavyweight" As of 7/31/06: 224 pounds
I believe the California GOP is more interested in candidates who could actually WIN THE ELECTION. Just because McClintock isn't as conservative as, say, Bruce Herschenson doesn't mean that he's not still too conservative to defeat Boxer.