With 86% of the vote in, Republican Kevin Faulconer looks to be the winner over Democrat David Alvarez in the special election to replace disgraced Democrat Bob Filner. San Diego goes back to having generally Republican mayors, and the results tonight were never particularly close.
I understand that Big Labor poured something like $1.2 million into this race: congratulations, folks, it’s time for your theme song.
PS: If, for some reason, this reminds Big Labor of Wisconsin… well, it should.
PPS: For the record, AoSHQ called this election several hours ago.