Your take on political matters is about on par with your take on investing. First, 99.99% of voters don't know and don't care about XL. Second, the average US sheep have a memory span of about 5 minutes. ACA, debacle or not, will be ancient history by elections. Third, what "swing to the right"? The shift is to the LEFT, or haven't you been reading the RNC reports and detected the note of panic?