The Republican sweep of last week's elections included a State Assembly race in Wisconsin in which banker -- and Democrat -- Christopher Eager was defeated.

"It's part of the Republican landslide," said Mr. Eager, assistant cashier of Union Bank and Trust Co., Evansville, a $40 million-asset bank owned by his family.

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