National Journal poll shows Obama an anchor on midterm Senate hopes

posted at 10:01 am on April 28, 2014 by Ed Morrissey

And that has some Democrats worried about what comes next. Ronald Brownstein previews the poll, which will appear in the next print issue of National Journal, as an almost uninterrupted string of bad news for vulnerable Democratic incumbents in the midterms. The only faint hope for those candidates is that Congress is less popular than Barack Obama:

Obama’s overall approval, standing at just 41 percent, remains near the lowest level ever recorded in the 20 Heartland Monitor Polls since April 2009. And only one in four adults say his actions are increasing economic opportunity for people like them, also among his worst showings in the polls. His numbers are especially meager among the non-college and older whites that dominate the electorate in the seven red-leaning states where Democrats must defend Senate seats in November. …

Just 27 percent of those polled said they believed the country is moving in the right direction; 62 percent say they consider it off on the wrong track. That’s slightly better than the results last fall, but much gloomier than the assessment around Obama’s reelection in fall 2012. The racial gap on this question is huge: 41 percent of minorities say the country is moving in the right direction, but only about half as many whites (22 percent) agree. (Among whites without a college degree, just one in six see the country moving on the right track, only about half the level among whites with at least a four-year degree.)

In the new survey, 41 percent of adults said they approved of Obama’s job performance while 52 percent disapproved. Since 2009, the quarterly Heartland Monitor Polls have recorded lower approval ratings for him only last November (at 38 percent) and last September (at 40 percent). The difference between those showings and the latest result falls within the survey’s 3.1 percentage point margin of error.

In the latest poll, Obama also faces a formidable intensity gap that could foreshadow turnout challenges for Democrats: The share of adults who strongly disapprove of his performance (39 percent) is nearly double that of those who strongly approve (21 percent).

The news is particularly bad in seven key states won by Mitt Romney in 2012, where Democratic incumbents are defending Senate seats. Demographically, those states represent even tougher challenges for Democrats this time around, and the balance of passion makes the situation worse. Turnout looks like it will go to the GOP in this cycle in those states, making an already-bad situation even worse. That list doesn’t include Colorado, where a new Quinnipiac poll shows Cory Gardner in a virtual tie with incumbent Mark Udall, either.

The only bright spot, as I noted before, is that Congress is less popular than the President. However, that’s almost always true, even in midterm elections. Institutional unpopularity is less important than personal unpopularity, especially when the focus is the executive and the only response available is to elect more of the President’s opposition. That happened in 2010, and that’s the dynamic we’re most likely to see in 2014, too.

What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015? Democrats are starting to worry that Obama will start looking for ways to cut deals in order to build his “legacy” in his final months as President:

With Obama’s political career winding down and poll numbers continuing to languish, his party brethren fret that their own president — forced to work with GOP majorities — would give away the store on key policy issues ranging from the budget to energy and trade. It’s a concern congressional Democrats have voiced every time Obama and Vice President Joe Biden tried to cut big fiscal deals with Republicans — and the panic is now more palpable with the growing prospect of a Senate GOP majority.

Washington’s current gridlock may seem destined to last forever, but divided government has produced strange bedfellows before. President George W. Bush switched teams on some key issues in his final two years after Democrats took the House and Senate, becoming a cap-and-trade convert who bailed out Wall Street. President Bill Clinton partnered with the same Republicans who impeached him to overhaul welfare and balance the budget. And President Ronald Reagan and House Speaker Tip O’Neill found common ground reforming the Tax Code and Social Security.

While tackling anything comprehensive with legislation sounds far-fetched before the next president is sworn in, that doesn’t mean there won’t be moments starting after November when Obama would be tempted to negotiate with Republicans following four years of stalemate. After all, the GOP would have greater leverage. And with the White House on the line in 2016, Republicans will also want to prove they aren’t just against Obama but actually capable of governing again.

“Clearly it’s a concern. It keeps me awake at night,” said Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.). “From his standpoint, better to advance the ball and maybe give away some stuff than leave nothing at all. From our standpoint, better to fight another day than give away core principles of contents and conviction.”

This sounds very familiar. Conservatives worried about the same thing after the disastrous 2006 midterms, but they weren’t exactly thrilled with Bush before then, either. Bush had more bipartisan leanings than Obama does during the 2001-2006 period — think of “No Child Left Behind” and one abortive attempt at immigration reform in 2006 before the bigger failure in 2007 — but the impulse may be stronger for Obama in 2015-6. So far, his track record has nearly no successes, and certainly nothing major, in either domestic or foreign policy. ObamaCare has been a train wreck, and the economy a stagnant mess. Obama will need a couple of significant victories on his way out the door if he is to get any at all.

That will require Obama to actually negotiate in good faith with Republicans, though, and to build trust that he will follow through on commitments. After the serial lawlessness of ObamaCare, that’s going to be difficult to do, and Republicans won’t have a lot of pressure on them to move much to meet Obama somewhere in the middle.


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What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015?

We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

But.. but.. a rancher said the word ‘black’ or something.

faraway on April 28, 2014 at 10:03 AM

Hmmm. Idea: The One set out to Save the Planet and ‘Recede the Oceans’. How ’bout letting The One really make a splash by being the one who finds the missing airliner? I suggest converting the metaphorical anchor, making it real, firmly attaching it to The One’s neck and let him Troll the bottom of the ocean, while listening for the sound of metal-striking-metal when the top of his noggin makes contact with the planes fuselage. Works for me.

vnvet on April 28, 2014 at 10:08 AM

We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

But the sycophantic LSM whores will now love the R’s!

Oh, wait …

ShainS on April 28, 2014 at 10:11 AM

Hopey the Political Toxic!!

canopfor on April 28, 2014 at 10:13 AM

What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015?

Ed Morrissey on April 28, 2014 at 10:01 AM

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We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

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Cynic ! . . . . . . . . . . (but, you’re probably right)

listens2glenn on April 28, 2014 at 10:13 AM

Obama will start looking for ways to cut deals in order to build his “legacy” in his final months as President:

Don’t hold you breath…

PatriotRider on April 28, 2014 at 10:15 AM

We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

Food for thought.

faraway on April 28, 2014 at 10:16 AM


We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Precisely.

casuist on April 28, 2014 at 10:17 AM

There’s still plenty of time for Weepy-Boy Boehner to pass Amnesty and kill Republican turnout this November.

DRayRaven on April 28, 2014 at 10:18 AM

What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015?

We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

Man. Not only does he get the Bishop but he gets the thread winner TOO?

Cleombrotus on April 28, 2014 at 10:18 AM

41 percent of minorities say the country is moving in the right direction, but only about half as many whites (22 percent) agree.

Minorities got poorer under Obama, they have the highest unemployment rate in decades, but yet 41% think that we are moving in the right directions… Unless of course the right direction = More welfare…

mnjg on April 28, 2014 at 10:19 AM

Obama’s record and Benghazi was not an anchor to his re-election. I said it in 2012, and I’ll say it again. Never underestimate the Dem campaign machine.

tdarrington on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

As the LA Clipper’s owner reminds us all, racism is alive and well in the good ‘ol US of A. There is clearly no possible explanation for criticism of President Obama other than disgusting and unadulterated racism.

Perhaps the most disturbing and revealing aspect of this racist opposition is the fact that conservative bigots detest President Obama based solely on his skin color…he doesn’t even talk or act like a typical African-American. As our nation’s Vice President has publically lauded and recognized President Obama’s accomplishments of being not just clean, but also articulate – high praise and recognition for any African-American.

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

The dirty little secret is the Dems are just as “fractured” as the Repubs are (except for the Hillary support – maybe), but because they have the cheerleading media on their side, you don’t notice it.

ncinca on April 28, 2014 at 10:21 AM

What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015?

I still doubt that the Republicans are going to control the Senate but their retaining control of the House is mostly assured. May be we will gain a net of 2 to 3 seats in the Senate…

mnjg on April 28, 2014 at 10:22 AM

We still have no idea, aside from the war on women, what tactic will be unveiled in late summer to destroy R candidates. All of the polling and calculations done now are completely irrelevant to the political landscape that will exist in Nov.

tdarrington on April 28, 2014 at 10:22 AM

Man. Not only does he get the Bishop but he gets the thread winner TOO?

Cleombrotus on April 28, 2014 at 10:18 AM

Yep. Thread over!

22044 on April 28, 2014 at 10:22 AM

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Saltine? Coke? Sprite? Syrup of Ipecac?

Murphy9 on April 28, 2014 at 10:23 AM

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Well, then our work here is done.

Cleombrotus on April 28, 2014 at 10:23 AM

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Not bad, maybe a bit too obvious in the 2nd paragraph but a good start overall.

Here, use this Red Devil, it’s an oldie but can still attract.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:23 AM

That will require Obama to actually negotiate in good faith with Republicans, though, and to build trust that he will follow through on commitments.

Do not be delusional…

mnjg on April 28, 2014 at 10:26 AM

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

You’re not “done”until you’re internal temp gets to 160 degrees.

docflash on April 28, 2014 at 10:27 AM

2015, Rs hold the house and senate. Obama uses the power of his pen to do as he damn well pleases, Holder flouts the law, Majority leader McConnell says we need to pass Obama’s budget and other parts of his agenda to appear bipartisan, and Issa threatens to look into things.

tdarrington on April 28, 2014 at 10:28 AM

Frank Lib will internally combust when someone tells him that the Clippers owner is a Dem party operative.

The same party that voted against the Civil Rights Act.

faraway on April 28, 2014 at 10:37 AM

We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

oooooh! That’s so hard. ooooooh! Don’t make me do it!

Happy Nomad on April 28, 2014 at 10:37 AM

Hope that anchor goes to the bottom.

TimBuk3 on April 28, 2014 at 10:43 AM

OT, but somewhat related…

Toyota has announced that it is relocating 5300 workers from California to Texas.

That would be blue to red.

(Or red at least until the GOPers pass amnesty.)

climbnjump on April 28, 2014 at 10:43 AM

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:23 AM

He really should get some surface poppers, though.

Cleombrotus on April 28, 2014 at 10:44 AM

As the LA Clipper’s owner reminds us all, racism is alive and well in the good ‘ol US of A. There is clearly no possible explanation for criticism of President Obama other than disgusting and unadulterated racism.

Perhaps the most disturbing and revealing aspect of this racist opposition is the fact that conservative bigots detest President Obama based solely on his skin color…he doesn’t even talk or act like a typical African-American. As our nation’s Vice President has publically lauded and recognized President Obama’s accomplishments of being not just clean, but also articulate – high praise and recognition for any African-American.

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

LA clipper owner is big liberal and big donor for the democrats.. But like the vast majority of white liberals he is a racist and a hypocrite…

We are against Obama because he is a socialist, most incompetent, weakest, most partisan, most immature, most ignorant President in US history with a lot of destructive policies… If he was white we will be against him as much… Where were you when Republicans were against Bill Clinton? In fact they were against Clinton more than they were against Obama, they IMPEACHED Clinton…

Now I am certain that you are a white liberal living in a 99% white neighborhood making sure that no blacks will come anywhere close to where you live… Typical white liberal hypocrite making projections…

mnjg on April 28, 2014 at 10:46 AM

That will require Obama to actually negotiate in good faith with Republicans, though, and to build trust that he will follow through on commitments.

PLEASE

When has he done anything conventional?

He’s not going to negotiate.

He doesn’t see his legacy ending with his Presidency.

Like the Terminator – Barry is going to campaign – because it’s what he does, it’s all he does.

For two more solid years.

It’s the easiest way to abdicate responsibility for decisions. It’s the big boy version of Community Organizing.

I explained over and over during ’12, Barry’s play was going to be to all the black women who see him as the son/husband they never had.

If it’s Hillary, he’s going to play a variation on the same card, but make it about his girls future.

Just watch. We’re on the cusp of two years of being told how we want to destroy Sasha and Malia. And if Chelsea has a daughter, jackpot.

budfox on April 28, 2014 at 10:48 AM

I predict that if the GOP takes over the Senate majority, the first thing they’ll do is to get rid of the mini-nuclear option that makes it far easier to confirm/disapprove any filthy radical Elizabeth Warren type nominee the rat-eared wonder puts forth. Republicans really are that stupid.

Happy Nomad on April 28, 2014 at 10:48 AM

…he doesn’t even talk or act like a typical African-American.

True. He’s just like a typical liberal moron regardless of color.

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Good riddance.

climbnjump on April 28, 2014 at 10:51 AM

What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015?

We still get amnesty, gun control, skyrocketing spending.

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:02 AM

…can’t argue…with that BISHOP!

KOOLAID2 on April 28, 2014 at 10:57 AM

Bishop on April 28, 2014 at 10:23 AM

He is good.

BobMbx on April 28, 2014 at 11:02 AM

he doesn’t even talk or act like a typical African-American. As our nation’s Vice President has publically lauded and recognized President Obama’s accomplishments of being not just clean, but also articulate – high praise and recognition for any African-American.

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

OK, now I think that you are sarcastic more than serious… :)

mnjg on April 28, 2014 at 11:02 AM

Sorry, but I won’t be excited even if the R has a huge majority in both Houses. They are always going to be Demlite.

Decoski on April 28, 2014 at 11:10 AM

Honestly, I don’t see Mr. Obama working with Republicans. He’s a narcissist and an egotist. All worldviews other than his own are illegitimate.

And remember, the people we refer to as “historians” are academics. They already idolize the man. They will review his presidency favorably, and Mr. Obama knows it.

I don’t see how Mr. Obama has any incentive to work with the Republicans.

Steelweaver52 on April 28, 2014 at 11:10 AM

Where’s Lucy’s mark-my-words quote on running on Obamacare?

slickwillie2001 on April 28, 2014 at 11:15 AM

I did not not Bush, and I used to vote for Democrats. But it is such a torture to see Obama hanging around on TV or to even hear his voice these days, especially after his amnesty push.

I am sure there are other people just like me, and hopefully, Obama will eventually get the message that it was a mistake that he was reelected in 2012 by a huge number of low-information voters.

sohumm on April 28, 2014 at 11:19 AM

I hope he sinks all the fools.

But these Obamacare posts are about whistling past the graveyard, by next Novemeber Democrats will be openly running on the ACA. Mark my words.

libfreeordie on December 20, 2013 at 10:14 AM

Schadenfreude on April 28, 2014 at 11:20 AM

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Pal, Sterling is a bonafide liberal democrat supporter…get it?

And you are right, he is a racist just like the rest of the liberals.

So at least you are right in pointing out how liberal racists view Obama:

As our nation’s Vice President has publically lauded and recognized President Obama’s accomplishments of being not just clean, but also articulate – high praise and recognition for any African-American.

Yes, a racist would think that saying a “black” man can be articulate is high praise…after all, you know how most of “them” are, don’t you?

right2bright on April 28, 2014 at 11:23 AM

But these Obamacare posts are about whistling past the graveyard, by next Novemeber Democrats will be openly running on the ACA. Mark my words.

libfreeordie on December 20, 2013 at 10:14 AM

I think you are correct…

They can’t run on the economy, can’t run on foreign policy, can’t run on energy, can’t run on jobs…all of them even worse than ObamaCare.

So the only thing they have is to hope that people forget that they are forced, by law, to drop their insurance and choose ObamaCare. And convince the stupid people that it’s a “choice”.

…and I think their are enough stupid people for it to work…

right2bright on April 28, 2014 at 11:26 AM

What happens if that scenario comes to pass, and Republicans end up in control of the Senate and the House in 2015?

Ed Morrissey on April 28, 2014 at 10:01 AM

We’re stuck with McVain and Flake, puerile Boner, frog McConnel, all that Bishop said, and the VA scumhag in Phoenix got a 9,000 dollars bonus last year, for having made her numbers look better, with 40 dead Veterans. Must be reported more.

The Phoenix VA is related directly with the DC VA and they are all fluked up, royally. The AZ item is just the tip of the iceberg.

Schadenfreude on April 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

I kind of feel sorry for our current President. His Obamacare law has already been turned into a very bad example of what NOT to force on the American people. It has fragmented into a pile of junk. The American public has handed it a giant reject-slip. Americans have learned a VERY important lesson though. Never EVER let the politician’s gain control of something as important as their PRIVATE health insurance ! A full repeal and returning to the Free-Market economy will return sanity to our health-insurance industry.

Bugdust172 on April 28, 2014 at 11:55 AM

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Frank Lib:

I’m not holding the puke bucket!!

canopfor on April 28, 2014 at 12:05 PM

I kind of feel sorry for our current President. His Obamacare law has already been turned into a very bad example of what NOT to force on the American people. It has fragmented into a pile of junk. The American public has handed it a giant reject-slip. Americans have learned a VERY important lesson though. Never EVER let the politician’s gain control of something as important as their PRIVATE health insurance ! A full repeal and returning to the Free-Market economy will return sanity to our health-insurance industry.

Bugdust172 on April 28, 2014 at 11:55 AM

I agree with everything you said except this

Americans have learned

Have they?

Oh yeah, and this

I kind of feel sorry for our current President.

ncinca on April 28, 2014 at 12:43 PM

As the LA Clipper’s owner reminds us all, racism is alive and well in the good ‘ol US of A. There is clearly no possible explanation for criticism of President Obama other than disgusting and unadulterated racism.

Perhaps the most disturbing and revealing aspect of this racist opposition is the fact that conservative bigots detest President Obama based solely on his skin color…he doesn’t even talk or act like a typical African-American. As our nation’s Vice President has publically lauded and recognized President Obama’s accomplishments of being not just clean, but also articulate – high praise and recognition for any African-American.

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Why are you bringing up what the Clippers’ owner had to say? The thread has to do with sagging poll numbers for Democratic Senatorial candidates and how Obama has been an “anchor” to those hopefuls. Climb down off from the ledge, Frank. You’ll still got Shrillary to look forward to, right?

Bob Davis on April 28, 2014 at 1:06 PM

If the Republicans take control of Congress (take the Senate and keep the House), then things will get very interesting. No more obstructionist Senate, so no longer will Democrats be protected by avoiding votes on key issues. The Democrats, to include the President, will finally have to take specific stands on bills that will be brought to a vote, and sent to the President for signature. I’m looking forward to the President having to choose to veto a gun bill called, “The Rights of Women, Minority, and the Elderly to Protect Themselves”, or an immigration bill called, “The Rights of American Citizens to Work” and other such creative “labeling”. I’m looking forward to the King of The Party of Labeling to get out maneuvered by the only organization left in the world that hasn’t played the President – The Republican Party.

The Republicans also need to attack the Dem base with bills. For example, get rid of the State income tax as a deduction on the Federal taxes (punish the blue States). How about this for a bill – “Tax the Rich to Help the Poor”: a bill to raise the taxes on all Hollywood movies where any portion is made overseas. A 50% tax on the gross proceeds. Also part of the Tax the Rich to Help the Poor, a 75% income tax on all earnings in movies above 2 million dollars.

Learn from the Democrats, who tax the hell out of hunters, and others they don’t see as part of their base, and give favors to unions and others. Go after the outspoken, hypocrite, Hollywood elite, to put their money where their mouth is.

raycm98 on April 28, 2014 at 2:31 PM

If the Republicans take control of Congress (take the Senate and keep the House), then things will get very interesting. No more obstructionist Senate, so no longer will Democrats be protected by avoiding votes on key issues. The Democrats, to include the President, will finally have to take specific stands on bills that will be brought to a vote, and sent to the President for signature. I’m looking forward to the President having to choose to veto a gun bill called, “The Rights of Women, Minority, and the Elderly to Protect Themselves”, or an immigration bill called, “The Rights of American Citizens to Work” and other such creative “labeling”. I’m looking forward to the King of The Party of Labeling to get out maneuvered by the only organization left in the world that hasn’t played the President – The Republican Party.

The Republicans also need to attack the Dem base with bills. For example, get rid of the State income tax as a deduction on the Federal taxes (punish the blue States). How about this for a bill – “Tax the Rich to Help the Poor”: a bill to raise the taxes on all Hollywood movies where any portion is made overseas. A 50% tax on the gross proceeds. Also part of the Tax the Rich to Help the Poor, a 75% income tax on all earnings in movies above 2 million dollars.

Learn from the Democrats, who tax the hell out of hunters, and others they don’t see as part of their base, and give favors to unions and others. Go after the outspoken, hypocrite, Hollywood elite, to put their money where their mouth is.

raycm98 on April 28, 2014 at 2:31 PM

Tremendous post! Any chance we could draft you to run for Senate somewhere? I like the cut of your gib…. ;)

Bob Davis on April 28, 2014 at 3:42 PM

Am I the only one who thinks all these polls are of the ” we’ve always been at war with Eastasia” type? Every poll seems to have the President at 41,42%.

hopeful on April 28, 2014 at 4:05 PM

Is that bleeping tard high in that pic?

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He sure looks like it. All that’s missing is the drool.

avagreen on April 28, 2014 at 5:44 PM

Perhaps the most disturbing and revealing aspect of this racist opposition is the fact that conservative bigots detest President Obama based solely on his skin color…he doesn’t even talk or act like a

typical African-American.

I’m done, you racist bastards are making me nauseous.

Frank Lib on April 28, 2014 at 10:20 AM

He’s not a typical African-American.

He’s half-white and as I’ve said before, that’s the part I don’t like.

avagreen on April 28, 2014 at 5:47 PM

I have this hope… as an anchor for my soul…
Anchor’s away, progressives!

Gymistokles on April 29, 2014 at 2:17 AM

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Let’s recap:

If you like your insurance policy, you can keep it.

No, wait.

If you liked your policy, it was probably worthless anyway.

Scratch that.

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If your junk policy was canceled and you still want it,

you can keep it. Er, get it back.

Whatever.

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Obamacare a Catastrophe Like No Other

Sorry Democrats, Obamacare is still electoral kryptonite

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Obamacare is Dying

Some people insist ObamaCare is here to stay. Nonsense.

President Obama is dismantling it himself,

lawlessly hacking off provisions as they become unpopular

in order to minimize Democratic losses in the fall election.

Health reform be damned.

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http://betsymccaughey.com

http://betsymccaughey.com/obamacare-is-dying

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what is unfolding before our eyes is a colossal fiscal disaster,

poised to haunt legislators and taxpayers for decades to come.

It is quite possible that the ACA is shaping up as

the greatest act of fiscal irresponsibility ever committed

by federal legislators.

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http://www.economics21.org

http://www.economics21.org/commentary/unfolding-fiscal-disaster-behind-aca-enrollment-figures

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Democrats get desperate ahead of November elections

If the party thinks it can win in November

based on the minimum wage, it should think again.

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/kathleen-parker-democrats-get-desperate-ahead-of-november-elections/2014/04/01/4f26433a-b9dc-11e3-96ae-f2c36d2b1245_story.html

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Global HAWK on April 29, 2014 at 10:24 AM