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If Obama Wins, Will He Be Another Woodrow Wilson?

Artie C. Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 6:57 PM
Then you need to move to another country. America obviously holds nothing for you. And since you refuse to do your part to make America better, and are willing to let everybody else do your heavy lifting, you wouldn't be missed one iota. And I'll gladly serve jury duty. It's my right and privilege to do so.
How will this election be seen in history? Obviously, it depends on who wins.

If Barack Obama is defeated, the irresistible comparison will be with Jimmy Carter. A one-term president was rejected after pursuing big government programs amid high energy prices and attacks on America in the Middle East.

Actually, that's not entirely fair to Carter. His budget deficits were minuscule next to Obama's, and in response to the Soviet attack on Afghanistan he began the defense buildup that Ronald Reagan accelerated.

Carter supported airline deregulation, which made air travel widely accessible, as well as rail and trucking deregulation, which squeezed...