He's in it for the long haul regardless.
Bill has amazingly thick skin and an amazing ability to focus on the long-term goal. He's not concerning himself with what anyone else is doing or not doing.
Bill is striving for common ground reducing the number of unintended pregnancies, getting to a place where there are fewer and fewer and fewer abortions. One of the great things about campaigning is you get to define and redefine yourself, and that's what Bill Ritter is doing right now.