Why would this be happening? Ya think maybe the Era of “hopeandchange” is wearing thin?
GALLUP.com: Conservatives continue to outnumber moderates and liberals in the American populace in 2009, confirming a finding that Gallup first noted in June. Forty percent of Americans describe their political views as conservative, 36% as moderate, and 20% as liberal. This marks a shift from 2005 through 2008, when moderates were tied with conservatives as the most prevalent group.
And how’s that healthcare reform persuasion goin’ for ya, Mr. President?
In a recent Rasmussen tracking poll, opposition to health care reform as proposed by President Obama and the congressional Democrats had risen to 54 percent. Support dropped to 42 percent.
The bill recently endorsed by the Senate Finance Committee was hailed by some as more reasonable than the House versions, yet all these bills share provisions that will dramatically raise costs.
There is a growing disconnect between the Washington Elite Class and the Outside The Beltway Normals. It makes me wonder where we are with our “low grade civil war” these days?