His opponent is running an attack ad:
Jesus was a bleeding-heart, long-haired, peace-loving, anti-establishment, community organizing, liberal hippie freak… basically everything Republicans hate.
That reminds me of this parody attack ad from 2004 if Bush had been running against Jesus.
Wooou, easy there! I actually started to wanting to vote for this guy! And I am on the Palin (Michael) -side!
Actually, democrats would be (self important) sadducees and the republicans are (legalistic) pharisees. Jesus would probably fall down the libertarian bent of giving to God what is Gods, and to man what is mans.