As Brenda pointed out some time ago while the Dane County Democratic membership chose not to endorse anyone for the 15th, the leadership began working behind the scenes to elect libertarian Larry Palm. It looks like all that phone banking paid off,
District 15 Alder Larry Palm looks to have won reelection on the east side over lawyer and neighborhood activist Vicky Selkowe. PD had poll-watchers out and they report a 1,560-1,108 win for Palm. Cap Times
Democrats feel insulted when you vote Green or PD over the Democratic candidate but when given a chance they can’t resist voting down the PD candidate. I guess this just goes to show you that when a Democrat has a choice etween a libertarian and a progressive they chose the libertarian.