Voter support for Congressional incumbents hits historic low

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    Kick 'em all out!
     
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    Problem is mostly moderates are leaving.

    Personally anyone who actually desires the job has to be a lying asshole because that is the way the system works.
     
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    Incumbent.

    It sounds like a disease.
     
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    Voters are the cure.
     
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    Most voters will still vote for their incumbent, it is the other states incumbents that are the problem.

    Voters are the disease, and perhaps can be the cure. I am not holding my breath though.
     
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    I thought so too, until Brown won in Mass.

    Now I don't think so anymore.
     
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    There was no incumbent in the Brown election.
     
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    It was essentaily the same as it was dear ted's seat.

    There was an incumbent in the NJ gov race, and he lost in a blue state.
     

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