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The Country Is In a FOUL Mood
Fox News, by Clint Henderson

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Posted By:PageTurner, 8/6/2014 6:45:14 PM

Primaries yesterday in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington gave us few surprises last night. Carl Cameron has the news. New polling from NBC News and the Wall Street Journal show an American public that is not amused. More than 70% believe the country is headed in the wrong direction. Just 14% approve of the job Congress is doing. Just 40% approve of the job President Obama is doing (an all-time low in this poll). 71% of Americans believe economic problems are caused by politicians inability to get things done. Yikes. The mood of the country is sour! New Gallup data

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bubby, 8/6/2014 6:58:46 PM     (No. 9955932)

Good because I´m sure am in a foul mood over what obama and the Democrats are doing to the country with absolutely no push back, no opposition party at all! How 40% of this country can approve of the lawlessness of obama is beyond my comprehension. I disliked Carter and Clinton but I loathe obama and his race baiting all the time.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: oh-heck, 8/6/2014 7:36:43 PM     (No. 9955981)

Why did he bring up expanded Medicaid? Is he startled that if you give away healthcare, people will go to the doctor? What counts are the people who are paying for health insurance. Can they see their doctors? Can they afford their coverage once they get outside of preventative coverage and have to pay a deductible? Are they going to get a big tax bill come January? If they continue at their current wage and current Obamacare policy will they be surprised by a large reduction in tax credit?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: KTWO, 8/6/2014 8:30:50 PM     (No. 9956035)

Guesses about why the President is nearly always more popular than Congress.

The President has hundreds of agencies with thousands of public employees constantly creating propaganda about how well they - and the President - serve the people. Propaganda paid for by public funds.

In contrast, the Congress itself offers virtually no unified message and has no means to deliver it. And there are always divisions by party.

The individual Representative in Congress creates his own propaganda in his own district. He spends as much public money as he dares to do so but most will come from organizations he has favored. He does not campaign to popularize Congress, he campaigns to popularize himself. And as we might expect people often say their own Representative is OK but the Congress itself is not.



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Reply 4 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/6/2014 8:38:12 PM     (No. 9956046)

I think it would be more accurate to say the SENATE is at 14% under the leadership/dictatorship of Harry Reid.
The House has been productive, passing many Bills that are gathering cobwebs on Reid´s desk. You see, Obama can´t badmouth unless Reid shuts down the House.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/6/2014 9:26:27 PM     (No. 9956100)

The GOP member rode into Obama´s campsite riding a grizzly bear while whipping him with a rattlesnake. Obama yelled, "What´s going on?" The GOP member shouted, "Get out of my way, there´s a bad Tea Partier after me!"

You bet I´m in a foul mood.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/7/2014 4:57:25 AM     (No. 9956332)

Why don´t these demonrat arse wipe propaganda reporters get on Dirty Harry´s case and ask him why he doesn´t bring up the 300+ bills the house has passed, many of them on job creation? Hmmmm?

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