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No Confidence will Kill Obama Reelection Chances

mr_sparky Wrote: May 10, 2012 9:12 PM
I am an electrician. Yea just me, but want to ask me about what is going on in home remodeling right now. Jobs are very hard to get right now. Go to one of the electrical supply houses i go to and they say the same thing. Slow there. I guess so many of electricians just need to get retrained for another line of work. Home construction is so slow now and days and don,t expect it to be good for years now.
same10 Wrote: May 11, 2012 8:39 AM
Can you be retrained as a politician?
blueeyes Wrote: May 11, 2012 1:49 AM
i had work done in my house by a wonderful contractor, he used to have as much work as he could handle, he had very good people working for him. a few weeks ago he called me to ask if i know of anyone, any of my friends, who are planning work on their houses. what a shame that this person is asking me for work! unfortunately he voted for obama, and probably will do it again. that proves that a vote for the wrong president has very personal consequences. think about that. vote obama out of office!! save your friends and you relatives.
D G Wrote: May 11, 2012 12:14 AM
I hear you. .... If you did get a remodeling job, can you afford to buy gasoline for the truck? ....

While economists agonize about unemployment, jobs created, money supply, stimulus, and the budget deficit, they often ignore one number that will in all likelihood matter most to voters in November.

Consumer confidence numbers have been slipping since reaching an anemic high back in February of 2012 according to several measurements of consumer confidence, including the Bloomberg Comfort Index. .

“The index, which asks people to rate the national economy, their personal finances and the buying climate,” reports “declined for the third consecutive week. About 56 percent of people rate their personal finances negatively, up from 47 percent three...

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