Why not point that out, by comparing where he's visiting to the state (and the state of the nation) as a whole? It's also worth noting that Ohio's poverty rate is the highest it's been in the last 30 years -- and that Cleveland (of which Shaker Heights is a suburb) is one of the highest areas of unemployment in the state. Shouldn't the President be going there to offer those people some "hope" for "change"?
Carol Platt Liebau is an attorney, political commentator and guest radio talk show host based near New York. Learn more about her new book, "Prude: How the Sex-Obsessed Culture Hurts Young Women (and America, Too!)" here.