Leahy's opponent in Vermont 

For all of the competitive Senate races there are this year, there are still a few that no one expects to heat up. But the re-election race of Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., at least becomes a bit more interesting with this clever web video from his Republican opponent, which I would call "very 2010."

Can this race become competitive? Probably not. Len Britton has raised very little money, and Leahy has nearly $4 million.

Then again, this is an odd year. No one expected Democrats Alan Mollohan or Arlen Specter to be in trouble, either.

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David Freddoso

David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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