Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Is President Obama being held to a higher standard than white presidents?

READER POLL

Is President Obama being held to a higher standard than white presidents?

No, the economy, not race, is costing Obama support
 
  1605 (74.8%)
Yes, his record equals Bill Clinton but white support still lags
 
  54 (2.5%)
No, dissatisfied voters will still reelect him
 
  131 (6.1%)
Yes, but it’s driven by the GOP’s constant drumbeat of unfair criticism
 
  356 (16.6%)
Total votes = 2146
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