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Why Obama's Still in the Race Despite the Bad Economy

stephen602 Wrote: Jul 13, 2012 8:05 AM
The few liberal democrats that I know are going to vote for Obama again. Unemployment could be 50 percent, the debt 20 trillion, the deficit 2 trillion etc etc. There is a lack of rational thinking that I cannot change or explain. What it will take for them to see the truth is beyond me. I recall my friend's daughter who was dating a loser who treated her badly. I asked her why she continued her relationship with this jerk. Her answer, "Because I love him."
francisdesales Wrote: Jul 13, 2012 8:37 AM
"That's because we haven't given it long enough to "take hold" yet...

Another four years, then things will be great! Really."

What buffoon would actually believe such promises? This is the worse recovery since the Depression. It didn't have to be like this. But blame the lack of knowledge in economical matters. They STILL think that living in tight monetary policy will actually turn things around!!!

There are plenty of reasons that the economy is the most important issue of Election 2012.

Unemployment has remained high for a long time, and even 27 percent of those who have a job are worried about losing it. Only half of homeowners now believe their home is worth more than what they still owe on it. Just 16 percent believe that today's children will be better off than their parents.

These numbers present a real challenge for President Obama. Americans today rate their own financial health just about the same as they did on the day he...