HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Poll: More blame Bush tha... » Reply #25
In the discussion thread: Poll: More blame Bush than Obama [View all]

Response to underpants (Original post)

Thu Jun 14, 2012, 04:49 PM

25. Obama's problem is that


it was okay to blame Bush in the first year.

However, he needed to switch gears and tell the people how he was going to fix the economy and how repukes were foiling his every attempt. Every time the repukes shut the recovery, there should have been people from the admin on every talk show and on every open microphone saying hos republicans want a bad economy for partisan reasons.

However, he focused too much on healthcare -- without ever explaining to plain folks how the healthcare legislation would help them get a job ... i.e lower costs for US corporations leading to expansion.

I don't recall anyone arguing that repuke governors were killing high speed rail projects ONLY to keep Obama from creating jobs.

I don't recall anyone arguing how "fountain up" (as opposed to "trickle down" economyt would work with an investment of deficit spending where each dollar spent on infrastructure projects would bring back $1.07 in revenue to the government.

It is not too late and they need to call the rethugs on their tactics. Unfortunately, Obama is no Bill Clinton who can communicate to people on their level in a non-uppity way and make them understand.

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 26 replies Author Time Post
underpants Jun 2012 OP
Brainstormy Jun 2012 #1
flamingdem Jun 2012 #11
liberal N proud Jun 2012 #2
xtraxritical Jun 2012 #17
liberal N proud Jun 2012 #19
spin Jun 2012 #3
dipsydoodle Jun 2012 #4
Bradical79 Jun 2012 #5
Laura PourMeADrink Jun 2012 #7
Volaris Jun 2012 #12
Laura PourMeADrink Jun 2012 #6
Volaris Jun 2012 #14
liberalnationalist Jun 2012 #16
Dont call me Shirley Jun 2012 #23
southernyankeebelle Jun 2012 #8
SemperEadem Jun 2012 #9
IamK Jun 2012 #10
Liberal_Stalwart71 Jun 2012 #13
coalition_unwilling Jun 2012 #15
and-justice-for-all Jun 2012 #18
hrmjustin Jun 2012 #20
hughee99 Jun 2012 #21
ashling Jun 2012 #22
UpInArms Jun 2012 #24
LineNew Reply Obama's problem is that
cosmicone Jun 2012 #25
lsewpershad Jun 2012 #26
Please login to view edit histories.