Candidates note: Voters not just grumpy in Massachusetts, fueling the candidacy of DEBRA MEDINA - Miami HeraldSubmitted by AnAppealToHeavenWash on Sun, 01/24/2010 - 21:53
"Opinion surveys and anecdotal evidence point to a deep distrust of government and growing doubts about the future. In one survey last fall, more than 40 percent of Texans sampled said they were economically worse off than a year ago, compared with 17 percent who said their situation had improved.
Political analysts believe that voter disenchantment among Republicans and conservative independents is fueling the candidacy of Debra Medina, the third contender in the GOP gubernatorial race dominated by Gov. Rick Perry and U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison."
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