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Washington Whispers: Boehner’s Focus on Unemployment Helped GOP in 2010

by Lisa Mathias

Paul Bedard refers to our recent Post-election Analysis in today’s Washington Whispers to help explain the results of 2010’s mid-term elections, specially as to why the GOP won the majority of votes in the House, using the message of “Where are the Jobs?”:

A new election analysis by GOP pollster and adviser David Winston, head of the Winston Group, says that Boehner’s question beat out Obama’s “keys to the car” analogy by a mile. The reason: Voters wanted Washington to concentrate exclusively on jobs, not healthcare, the environment, or other problems Obama addressed.

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