House Seat Shuffle (Connection Newspapers)

“It’s always tough to recruit candidates for one-sided districts where the outcome is just about a certainty,” said Stephen Farnsworth, political science professor at the University of Mary Washington. “The good news is that David can sometimes beat Goliath. The bad news is that it may take something really out of the ordinary, like the discovery of a freezer filled with cash, to dislodge a dominant party in a one-sided district.”