In the last result to be finalized of the cycle… “Louisiana congressman Charles Boustany won a fifth term on Saturday by handily defeating his fellow Republican incumbent, Jeff Landry, in a runoff election,” the AP writes.
Alexandria (La.) Town Talk: “Tea party support wasn't enough to return Republican U.S. Rep. Jeff Landry to Congress for a second term after Louisiana lost a U.S. House seat in redistricting.”
“Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's comments about 47% of the population dependent on the government and ‘binders full of women’ topped this year's best quotes, according to a Yale University librarian,” the AP says. “Fred Shapiro, associate librarian at Yale Law School, released his seventh annual list of the most notable quotations of the year.”