Sure, I can agree with the general sentiment there. It hasn't really been a rout though, with Democrats continuing to get some wins since then. Extrapolating too much from special elections is easy to do, though I suppose the wealthy Jewish thing is the biggest takeaway here. Setting aside the poor candidate aspect.
Edited, Sep 14th 2011 3:21pm by Jophiel
Wow. Regular ol' Joph fan club in here.
Senator Toomey (R-PA) wrote:
In the end it didn't pass because we're so politicized. There were some on my side who did not want to be seen helping the president do something he wanted to get done, just because the president wanted to do it