Nonetheless, the margin was close enough that a few more Democrats would have put her over the top. YOUR VOTE COUNTS! Consider this a dry run for November.
Indeed so. It has been noted that Jolly won by an extremely small margin; his predecessor, Young, won each of his races by double digit margins. I said before that apathy is a great running mate for these guys. A little less apathy would have tipped it over the edge. But such is the norm for special elections, sadly.