Originally Posted by Spencer Collins
A reasonable assessment but locally,I do not see the support I saw for Obama in 08. Could Obama pull off another victory?..sure,it's possible but not likely at 8% or higher unemployment. If the price per gal of gasoline goes up to say $3.90 or $4.10,all bets are off even in a marginally improved economy.....Time will tell.
Here in Mich. Gov. Snyder is talking about raising the gas tax. I think I read he wants to up it about 10 cents a gal, which would make it one of the highest in the country. If enough governors start screwing the people by raising taxes it's anybodies guess how the election will come out.