That means he is doing his job quite well. Business people know that if everyone likes a particular manager, he is a failure. The move toward the right is the recognition by the Israeli majority that the Pals are never going to take any steps toward settlement, and further concessions are pointless. Abbas would have to do something completely out of the box. Like sit down with Netanyahu and draw lines together on a map.
from the article: Netanyahu: Israel will not be pushed to peace