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Team Obama: Oh, You Bet Americans Are Better Off Today

shanel_ccbc Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 8:42 PM
We can all agree the Democrats on Obama's team were ill prepared when the question of progress over the past four years came up. Though, at first glimpse the question would seem uncomplicated but quite on the contrary. The topic of the economic crisis technically inherited by bush could be easily said as the "blame game" or "shrinking responsibility" on Obama's part. Yet accepting fault could risk the voters support, making a tight spot to move around in. Obama's did however make some progress over his four year term, including the 4.5 million job increase in only two years of his term. So of course we are better off today then we were before! We have to keep this rolling ****OBAMA 12**********
usfrog Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 10:37 AM
I suppose you are talking about the jobs which went to China? In the US more jobs were lost than created. That is called a decrease.

After tripping over this question repeatedly throughout the long weekend, Democrats have finally settled on their official spin: Americans are better off today than they were four years ago:
 

A day after fumbling a predictable and straightforward question posed by Mitt Romney last week — are Americans better off than they were four years ago — the Obama campaign provided a response on...