That High-Speed Whirring Noise is Ted Kennedy Spinning in His Grave - The Intrepid

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

That High-Speed Whirring Noise is Ted Kennedy Spinning in His Grave

Roger Ebert Scott Brown Mass WinRoger Ebert on Scott Brown's win tonight.

Well, there goes the Democrats 60th vote in the Senate.

Bottom line: the optics of this loss are really bad for the Democrats, and now that the GOP knows obstructionism is the key winning elections, it's going to be impossible for Obama and the Dems to get anything done, let alone health care.

Another consequence of this race is that right leaning Democrats running in tough districts in 2010 are likely turn away from everything that has Obama's fingerprints on it.

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