Virginia governor’s race was not a referendum on Obamacare
On this morning after the Virginia gubernatorial election, some folks are arguing that the race between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Ken Cuccinelli (above, left and right respectively) was closer than most polls had indicated simply because of the controversy regarding Obamacare.
“This race came down to the wire because of Obamacare,” Cuccinelli said in his concession speech. “That message will go out across America tonight.”
But several questions arise. For starters, if the election was a referendum on Obamacare, it would seem that Obamacare won, right? Is that the message Cuccinelli thinks should go out across America? And more ...