Neil Sinhababu and Nicholas Beaudrot's political blog
Saturday, February 21, 2009
Norm Coleman: Making Minnesota The Only State With One Senator
Am I missing something here, or is Norm Coleman's plan in continuing to contest Al Franken's victory in the Minnesota Senate race mostly to deny the Democrats their 59th Senator for as long as possible? I have to imagine that the benefits to Republicans on that count exceed the benefits of Coleman winning times the infinitesimal probability that he comes out ahead.