Did Republicans make gains in 2010? Yes, picking up the 3rd Congressional District and some gains in the Washington state Legislature.
But former KVI talk radio host Kirby Wilbur made the case to his fellow Republicans that they should have done better by taking the U.S. Senate race or the 2nd Congressional District or taken control in Olympia.
In the end, Republicans ousted party chair Luke Esser in favor of Wilbur.
So, with 2012 just around the corner, what is Wilbur's strategy? Watch the video above for a preview of what Wilbur had to say.
More this weekend on KING 5 News Up Front, Sunday at 11:30 p.m. on KING 5.