Ralph Reed loses
With 65% of precincts reporting, Reed trails Casey Cagle by about 26,000 votes, or about 11 points. At 9:55pm, he conceded with: "Tonight my candidacy for lieutenant governor comes to an end,".
What was once considered a shoo-in and possibly golden ticket to a 202 area code at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. has turned into a double-digit loss.
Mixing politics and religion is very, very tricky, and is only for those of high, ethical standards. I think ethics won today.