Or as I read between the lines, Webb's chances for reelection are between slim and none.
Not sure who is going to step up for the Democrat Party to run just yet.
It's tough to imagine Democrats having trouble fielding a candidate to replace Webb. Democrats had a rotten 2009 and a rotten 2010 in Virginia, and they're fighting uphill to hold the State Senate this year. But former Gov. Tim Kaine, now DNC chairman (yes, he presided over those bad years), only ruled out a bid when failure to do so would have fired up speculation about Webb.
Forgive me for failing to do this earlier: