Well, Saxby Chambliss of Georgia just won the Senate run-off in that state defeating Jim Martin by 59% to 41%. So it looks like that filibuster-proof senate will remain elusive for Obama.

But fear not. This is probably just  a good thing. Obama campaigned on bipartisanship.  Moving beyond the divisions of yesteryear and brnging the country together. One only hopes he can actually execute on that and try to get a few Republican senators on side for some of his agenda items.

I hate to bring it back to Hillary, but I feel this is where her presence in the Senate could have been useful to work with Ted kennedy to get moderate Republicans like Chuck Hagel and Dick Lugar on Obama’s side.

Anyway the actual details on the run-off are available here:

http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/12/02/georgia.senate/index.html

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