December 15, 2009

IF HE CAN GET UNEMPLOYMENT TO 100% HE'LL BE POPULAR AGAIN!:

oll Reveals Trauma of Joblessness in U.S. (MICHAEL LUO and MEGAN THEE-BRENAN, 12/15/09, NY Times)

In terms of casting blame for the high unemployment rate, 26 percent of unemployed adults cited former President George W. Bush; 12 percent pointed the finger at banks; 8 percent highlighted jobs going overseas and the same number blamed politicians. Only 3 percent blamed President Obama.

Those out of work were split, however, on the president’s handling of job creation, with 47 percent expressing approval and 44 percent disapproval.

Posted by Orrin Judd at December 15, 2009 11:16 AM
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