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Alex Sink blames 'tone deaf' White House and Obama for failed election



Democrat Alex Sink, whose fate was yoked to the Obama administration like hundreds of Democrats on Nov. 2, lashed out in an interview with Politico today, suggesting that the Obama administration mishandled the response to Gulf the oil spill, failed to appreciate the political damage done by healthcare reform and did grave damage to her candidacy in the state’s conservative Panhandle.

“They got a huge wake-up call two days ago, but unfortunately they took a lot of Democrats down with them,” said Sink told the online magazine.

[Last modified: Saturday, November 6, 2010 1:40pm]


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