Knowing a good idea when we see one, we decided to throw together our own All-Hallowed Eve’s list of the country’s scariest zombies, ghouls, and other people trying to sell us a toxic version of the American nightmare.
Wealthy individuals and interest groups, such as the Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity, are increasingly setting up political committees that can steer unlimited sums to small-dollar contests for state legislature, sheriff and school board.
Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown (R) showed an apparent lack of familiarity with at least one New Hampshire county during his final debate with incumbent Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) on Thursday night.
“After Election Day, we will likely learn how many people have been affected by this avoidable civil rights mugging. When that number indeed comes to light, New Mexico will make national headlines for all the wrong reasons.”