by Max Brantley
AFSCME, the public employees union (it has members all over Arkansas) is going to pump $1.4 million into the runoff campaign to beat Sen. Blanche Lincoln. It can't help her cause. But, tell me, are the huge and incessant and strident independent campaigns on both sides of this race having an impact now? I've turned them off, just like I hang up all the robocalls.