Improving Fortunes

Cook, Charlie
February 2012
National Journal;2/4/2012, p15
The article examines the reelection prospects of U.S. President Barack Obama for 2012. It is noted that Obama faced a challenging reelection for the first nine months of 2011 due to the slow pace of economic recovery and higher unemployment rates. The author claims that Obama's chances of being reelected have improved as Republican presidential candidates struggle to address contentious issues.


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