So if you're looking for clues about what will be important to voters in the Midwest in two years or four, folks on both sides of the aisle will tell you â¿¿ perhaps not all that surprisingly â¿¿ to start and stop with the economy."Maybe the auto bailout was part of the shift, and maybe Romney's failures as a candidate," said pollster Paul Maslin, an adviser to Democratic Sen.-elect Tammy Baldwin in Wisconsin. "But the biggest determinant is the lack of economic security, causing a constant reassessment of the two political parties."
Obama's Wins In The Midwest Are Hardly A Harbinger
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