Boston Tea Party

Yesterday's victory by Republican Scott Brown in Massachusetts' special election may have big implications for the national Democratic agenda. Nate Silver of fivethirtyeight.com breaks down the vote and the lessons learned. Then, Trudy Lieberman of the Columbia Journalism Review, and Richard Parker, lecturer in public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, discuss if Massachusetts' voters used the vote as a referendum on their state's unique health care system or not.