Commentary Magazine


Topic: focus

Focus, Obama, Focus

Frank Luntz’s focus group — oh, come on, let’s play along — is telling him they are sending a message. They want politicians to govern from the center. A Democrat doesn’t like them ramming health-care reform through. A doctor complains there is no tort reform. And on it goes. Even the Martha Coakley voters don’t want to hold up Brown. It’s just not right.

Frank Luntz’s focus group — oh, come on, let’s play along — is telling him they are sending a message. They want politicians to govern from the center. A Democrat doesn’t like them ramming health-care reform through. A doctor complains there is no tort reform. And on it goes. Even the Martha Coakley voters don’t want to hold up Brown. It’s just not right.

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