Names of the Dead

As of this writing, the House GOP’s net kill count stands at 59. The party defeated these incumbents: Rep. Bobby Bright (D-Ala.), Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick (D-Ariz.), Rep. Harry Mitchell (D-Ariz.), Rep. Betsy Markey (D-Colo.), Rep. John Salazar (D-Colo.), Rep. Allen Boyd (D-Fla.), Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.), Rep. Suzanne Kosmas (D-Fla.), Rep. Jim Marshall (D-Ga.), Rep. Walt Minnick (D-Idaho), Rep. Bill Foster (D-Ill.), Rep. Debbie Halvorson (D-Ill.), Rep. Phil Hare (D-Ill.), Rep. Baron Hill (D-Ind.), Rep. Frank Kratovil (D-Md.), Rep. Mark Schauer (D-Mich.), Rep. Jim Oberstar (D-Minn.), Rep. Travis Childers (D-Miss.), Rep. Gene Taylor (D-Miss.), Rep. Ike Skelton (D-Mo.), Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (D-N.H.), Rep. Harry Teague (D-N.M.), Rep. Michael Arcuri (D-N.Y.), Rep. John Hall (D-N.Y.), Rep. Michael McMahon (D-N.Y.), Rep. Scott Murphy (D-N.Y.), Rep. Bobby Etheridge (D-N.C.), Rep. Earl Pomeroy (D-N.D), Rep. John Boccieri (D-Ohio), Rep. Steve Driehaus (D-Ohio), Rep. Mary Jo Kilroy (D-Ohio), Rep. Zack Space (D-Ohio), Rep. Charlie Wilson (D-Ohio), Rep. Chris Carney (D-Pa), Rep. Kathy Dahlkemper (D-Pa.), Rep. Paul Kanjorski (D-Pa.), Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-Pa.), Rep. John Spratt (D-S.C), Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-S.D.), Rep. Lincoln Davis (D-Tenn.), Rep. Chet Edwards (D-Texas), Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.), Rep. Glenn Nye (D-Va.), Rep. Tom Perriello (D-Va.), Rep. Steve Kagen (D-Wisc.).”

At least Rush Holt held on. Can the Tom Perriello for governor campaign start now? By 2013 everything should be good, right?