Keeping busy

By the end of next cycle, there will be a precipitous drop in the number of competitive legislative contests as the impacts of term limits reform fully kick in.  On the other hand, as Politico points out, we are preparing for a major shake-up in statewide offices, both as there is a generational shift in the top-of-the-ticket offices and as younger pols give up their safe seats to take their shot at moving up.  And political consultants everywhere breathe a collective sigh of relief.