Republican Sen. Bob Bennett was thrown out of office Saturday by delegates at the Utah in a stunning defeat for a once-popular three-term incumbent who fell victim to a growing conservative movement nationwide.
Bennett's failure to make it into Utah's GOP primary — let alone win his party's nomination — makes him the first congressional incumbent to be ousted this year and demonstrates the difficult challenges candidates are facing from the right in 2010. --AP
It's a target-rich environment out there. Fire at will.