The broader lessons for the coming midterm elections are, ” Live by the president and you could die by the president.” Democrates who voted the party line on the stimulis , health care and other Obama policies are now behind in their races.
Loyalist Democrats in conservative districts have found themselves in the cross hairs, literally. On Thursday, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin launched a website aimed at voting out 20 House Democrats who represent districts she and Sen. McCain won in 2008 and who voted for Mr. Obama’s health-care plan. Picturing them in gun sights, takebackthe20.com calls for ousting “those who disregarded the will of the people.”