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2012 Election Doesn't Give Obama a Mandate

Timgabz Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:47 AM
Interesting issue given the shear number of XO s that came flying out the White House. He has to gain a certain amount of support from the loosing side who he has let down , steam rollered , lied to and divided. Given that he hasn't got a person in a senior position that wasn't into deep chinanigans he is going to have to whip out the XOs or deal with those he is going to tax into oblivion and the deepening of the recession.

President Barack Obama won re-election tonight without winning as many electoral votes as he did the last time around after facing a serious threat because of his first term agenda. Now beware of people in the mainstream media proclaiming that there's some kind of "mandate" for Barack Obama to run with.

As Ron Fournier points out at the National Journal, President Obama completely sold out the hopes, dreams and...