John on July 19, 2010 at 11:12 am
Politico’s poll of Washington elites vs. regular Americans takes the myth of the cocktail party liberal disconnected from reality and stamps a big Mythbusters style “Confirmed” label on it. This gets my vote for story of the day, but may reveal something closer to the story of the age. Washington vs. America isn’t demagoguery folks, it’s data. Politico put together a video that summarizes some of the key points:
There’s a Washington bubble surrounding the Obama administration. This is what encourages them to continue ignoring the will of the people (regarding health reform, for instance). The only way to make them put down the Chablis and listen is to shatter the bubble this November.
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