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1/23/10

Pres. Obama and Dems in D.C. out of touch

Check out this TPM video compilation of Pres. Obama's melodious guarantees about health care reform during his first year in office...



The disconnect between the Democratic agenda and the concerns of most people is striking.

"In fact, exit polls from Mr Obama’s election showed that almost two-thirds of the voters cited the economy as their chief concern, with fewer than one in 10 mentioning healthcare," according to this Financial Times analysis.

Now, with reform on the ropes, 55 percent of 1,010 people polled by Gallup say Congress should stop work on the current version AND pursue a plan that could win some Republican support.


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