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So the Republicans go two for two winning a pair of special house elections.
One of them a stunning upset seen as a wake up call for the White House.
He's seventy years young but -- -- -- new cover for the Republicans his name is Bob Turner taking his seat once held by Democrat Anthony -- but turner says this election.
Was all about the White House and President Obama.
This -- -- resound for a full year.
And resounding 22012.
The only hope of our voices -- broad.
We can start putting things right again.
You thought the earthquake rolled through here three weeks ago -- a political earthquake now while going back to the 1920s.
Good morning everybody I'm Bill Hemmer a lot to cover they how you doing -- does He -- money everybody -- and accounts of.
Last -- special election.
It all started it back when congressman -- Resigned back in June after the whole thing with the racy text in the messages -- -- to put that.
In the back of the memory bank but here's where we are now at this new race and it ended.
With turner taking away that democratic seat held since 1923.
In a district where Republicans are outnumbered three to one seems like -- Some of the world's is -- it's had a runner Eric Shawn live with the latest Eric what happened here good morning good morning bill -- is seen as stinging rejection of President Obama and his policies.
You know the improbable Specter of a conservative Republican trouncing his democratic opponent in what's one of the most heavily democratic congressional districts in the nation.
Well Bob Turner is a retired seven year old businessman -- -- even better than the pollsters had predicted.
He defeated his democratic opponent by focusing his campaign on President Obama.
And -- handling of the economy and Obama's policies regarding Israel.
To -- defeated veteran democratic -- David Barbara and despite heavy union support.
The Associated Press -- turner won by that margin of 54 to 46%.
That's two points more than the polls had predicted.
We have been told us is a referendum.
And were ready to say Mr.
We are on the wrong track.
We ever had -- Has been irresponsible.
Fiscal policy which endangers.
The entire economy and every one of our social safety networks.
Turner said it's possible -- this started in rejection of president Obama's policies that He predicts.
We'll spread across the country through next year so what are Democrats -- about all this what's their reaction or Democrats in your New York they're stopped and the finger pointing has begun some others say that this is not a referendum.
On President Obama just a special election.
There's a statement from the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee that's as quote.
The results in New York alone on -- not reflective -- all happen in November 2012 when democratic challengers run against.
Republican incumbents who voted to end Medicare as us cut such -- security.
Protecting tax loopholes for big corporations and the ultra wealthy and last night -- and well He refused to concede.
This is not over yet.
It's going to be a long night -- is still a lot of votes to be -- we're not sure where they're all coming from.
And is that right if you Paper ballots absentee ballots an affidavit ballots.
In the thousands -- -- This may be a very very long night.
-- of in the light of this morning observers don't think the Democrats have enough votes to make that it is remarkable outcome there Eric thank you ever -- without you know the polling.
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