The poet Carl Sandburg supposedly was asked by a young playwright to attend a rehearsal. Sandburg did but fell asleep. The playwright exclaimed, “How could you sleep when you knew I wanted your opinion?” Sandburg replied, “Sleep is an opinion.”
It didn't take long for the political strategists and spokesmen for the state and national political parties to shift into spin mode late Tuesday night after it became apparent Democrat Ron Barber had soundly defeated Republican Jesse Kelly in the Congressional District 8 special election.
PHOENIX - Saying they want to promote voter turnout, a Senate panel voted Monday to force cities and other local governments to have their elections only in even-numbered years - and only on two specific days in those years.