Peter Suderman on Why No Matter Who Wins, Obama Loses


The consensus of the polls and models is that the GOP is a clear favorite to win majority control of the Senate and pick up several seats in the House in today's midterm election. It's possible, if not exactly likely, that the polls are wrong, systematically biased against Democrats, who could still pull off a victory—or at least a less glaring defeat.

Yet either way, writes Reason Senior Editor Peter Suderman, there's one thing we can be sure of today: No matter who wins, Obama loses.