I’ve been saying in various ways that Democrats lost because they never provided tangible benefit to people’s lives. They never made a decent case for government to do that, either. But crucially, the one program where struggling people did interact with their government, HAMP, has resulted in making many of them worse off than before. This is a crushing blow to liberalism and the theory of government as effective.
|By: David Dayen Thursday November 4, 2010 1:35 pm|
|By: Leo W. Gerard Saturday January 23, 2010 7:55 am|
Poll results show that Massachusetts voters punished Democrats for neglecting the issue most vital to them: jobs. The message of Massachusetts should be clear: If Democrats want to save their own jobs in the mid-term elections this fall, they must create jobs now.