Liberal activists of the Flip the 49th Neighbors in Action got what they wished for when Representative Darrell Issa announced his retirement. Now the California 49th seat is a wide-open battleground with the Democrats still on the short end of the stick. How is that even possible in California? One of the key issues is how the primaries are run in that State. It is an open primary with the top two candidates getting into the run-off. Guess who has the upper hand? The GOP does at this point. Read all about the Dems panic right here.
As Written and Reported By Susan Crabtree for the Free Beacon:
Activists concerned vote-splitting in primary could lead to two GOP candidates in general.
Democrats got what they wanted when Rep. Darrell Issa (R., Calif.) announced plans to retire earlier this month, but the group of liberal activists who helped push him out is starting to