A USA TODAY/Gallup Poll shows that residents of swing states are even more likely to be negative than the rest of us United Statesians.
That would normally mean that the President will have a tougher time in those states. But normally, a large percentage of a state’s population doesn’t think that the opposition party is deliberately sabotaging the economy for political gain. Alright, so we only know have numbers about Florida at the moment. But Republicans in power have been so brazen about this that their fellow Republicans are calling them out.
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood (R) said this: “Republicans made a decision right after the election—don’t give Obama any victories. The heck with putting people to work, because we can score points.”