Today's Winner: Dino Rossi.

The AP reports that Rossi was endorsed by local Tea Party activist Keli Carender. Rossi could use some Tea Party cred after snubbing Clint Didier, who  got nearly 13 percent of the vote.

Today's Loser: Dino Rossi

The AP reports that Rossi was endorsed by local Tea Party activist Keli Carender. Rossi needs to appeal to moderate voters if he's going to beat U.S. Sen. Patty Murray. Being associated with the Tea Party hurts him in an even keeled state like Washington.