The 2018 midterms handed progressives a lot of crushing defeats, but there were still a few bright spots: all across the country, some of the worst racists, homophobes, and bigots of the Republican Party lost their elections. They probably feel pretty bad about themselves right now. Maybe they even cried?

As you regroup and strategize about the fight ahead, please take momentary comfort in the knowledge that, as the sun came up in Kansas, Kris Kobach woke up a failure.

Producer: Lisa Fischer