TITLE

Brag More, Mr. Bush

AUTHOR(S)
Karlgaard, Rick
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;9/19/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the results of several polls on the stance of U.S. citizens on the economy of the country. He cites the conflicting results of polls conducted by ABC News and the "Washington Post" periodical which claimed that 59% of citizens are not satisfied with the economy and also stated that 59% liked their own financial condition. He believes that among the reasons that affect the overall economy include the declining approval ratings of President George W. Bush and the war in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
20957255

 

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