"A huge part of the blame for today's disaster attaches to conservatives and Republicans ourselves."
At the beginning of this process we made a strategic decision... This would be Obama’s Waterloo...
Only, the hardliners overlooked a few key facts...
[T]he gap between this plan and traditional Republican ideas is not very big....It builds on ideas [...] that formed the basis for Republican counter-proposals to Clintoncare in 1993-1994.
[T]oday’s defeat [...] is a huge win for the conservative entertainment industry... For them, it’s mission accomplished. For the cause they purport to represent, it's Waterloo all right: ours.