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Behind Obama's Falling Economic Poll Numbers

Petrus64 Wrote: Mar 24, 2013 6:43 PM
Is it immoral to murder? Most everyone has a set of values that come from outside ourselves regarding what is moral and immoral. There's no such thing as objective morality originating from man. Do you have a moral compass? Or is it your own subjective morality? It's important to understand this for your question you keep answering.

According to the NYT's 538 blog, President Obama'sa popular advantage over Republicans on the economy has basically evaporated (http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/obama-has-lost-advantage-over-g-o-p-on-economy/?hp).

There are a number of plausible reasons for this development, as the post points out, and some of them are innocuous. But there's a big potential reason, that -- not surprisingly -- goes politely unmentioned.

Could it be than, in the aftermath of his sequester overreach, many Americans simply no longer believe President Obama's explanations when it comes to the economy? I think that's entirely possible, but there's more to it even than that.  Every day the sequester drags on and...