According to the conventional wisdom, we're to be taking comfort for our national electoral collapse in our state-level successes.
How's that working out? Outsiders don't usually hear good analysis of what's going on unless it becomes truly dramatic, Wisconsin-style. Ricochetti local perspectives would be interesting.
To give the classic poll question, is your state on the right track or the wrong track? If the Republicans are in charge, how are they doing? If the Democrats, how bad are things?
Any new bad ideas? Any hopeful developments that should inspire us?