While a red tsunami swept the country on Tuesday and Republicans racked up gains not seen since the Great Depression, the Grays Harbor Republican Party got skunked. Maybe that explains this curious November 5 Facebook post from the local GOP:
Congratulating a winner is always good form. But when it comes to elections, you’d think that a political party might congratulate and thank its own candidate first. Or concurrently. Even if he came up short. Maybe especially if he came up short.
So congratulations, Keith Olson. You worked hard and ran a clean campaign. Thank you and well done.