Friday, January 22, 2010
The results of Tuesday’s special election in Massachusetts were a clear repudiation of President Obama’s health care reform plans. Or, a vote of frustration against federal government overspending. Or, a vote against Martha Coakley’s abysmally run campaign. In fact, choose whichever you prefer, because without reliable polling before or after the vote it’s anyone’s guess. Andrew Kohut of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press explains man’s search for meaning.