FDR and Truman? No-More like Hoover and Carter

Forbes, Steve
November 2011
Forbes Asia;Nov2011, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p13
In this article, the author opines that U.S. President Barack Obama is wrong to think the road to his reelection lies in a mix of the former Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt of 1936 and the Harry Truman of 1948. Roosevelt bashed "economic royalists," who were selfish and won in a landslide margin. Truman pulled off the biggest upset win in presidential election history by campaigning against the Republican Congress.


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