She lost. That flier was the turning point when it became known. She went from a 2 point lead in the polls two weeks before the election to lose by 8 points on election day. I suppose she thought she could keep the flier secret or something. People are not stupid.
I agree, the mid terms were a search by the voters to find someone with solutions. The search for economic solutions that has been put on hold by the Democrats.
As long as both political parties continue their divide and conquer methods, the more the people will distrust their government. According to Gallup, only 19% of Americans trust their own government. How long can a government, country last when only 19% of it people trust it?
Ferguson is part of that distrust.