1. Early poll numbers mean squat - they often just reflect name recognition (that includes self-serving polls that appear designed to lure him into the race)
2. Lives in Maryland now
3. Lobbyist stuff
4. 'Pro-choice' and 'moderate' labels are the kiss of death in a PA GOP primary these days
5. Signed the 1995 pay raise into lawYou can read a lot more about these -- especially #2 and #3 -- at other sites, such as the conservative site GrassrootsPA (a -- maybe the -- home base for the Toomey fans).