Skip to main content

View Diary: Gore-Hating Republican Blogger LOVES Inconvenient Truth (145 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  The evidence is coming. (0+ / 0-)

    http://www.kansascity.com/...

    Mark Parkinson’s switch to the Democratic Party and his place on the re-election ticket of Gov. Kathleen Sebelius may herald a realignment of Kansas politics.

    Or it may just be politics as usual, the curtain-raiser for another Kansas election year, insiders and observers say.

    Either way, Sebelius could not hide her satisfaction Wednesday when she introduced Parkinson as a freshly minted Democrat and her running mate. After listing his business and political credentials, Sebelius paused and grinned.

    “And yes — he’s the former state chairman of the Kansas Republican Party,” she said.

    For a bunch of Democrats gathered in heavily Republican Johnson County, the response was as close to exuberance as you can get.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site