Is Unemployment in Massachusetts to Blame for Coakley’s Loss?

BY Hari Sreenivasan  January 20, 2010 at 5:10 PM EDT

As the GOP’s Scott Brown prepares to head to Washington after his victory in the Massachusetts Senate race, Dante Chinni of the Patchwork Nation project stopped by the Rundown Wednesday to discuss the issues driving the unexpected GOP win — and why the economy may have played a bigger role than the health care debate.

Read Chinni’s Patchwork Nation blog on Brown’s win here.