Tagged: mid-term elections

Dems break jobless-aid stalemate

Waiting only for the late Sen. Robert Byrd’s replacement to be sworn in so they have enough votes, Senate Democrats were voting break the GOP-led stalemate and extend unemployment benefits for millions of Americans who have been out of work 6 months or more.  Political science Professor Graham Wilson, author of “Only in America? American […]

Obama hits new low in polls

With all eyes toward November’s mid-term elections, a new Washington Post/ABC poll shows only 43 percent of Americans approving the job President Obama is doing on the economy, a new low for him.  A new CBS poll has that number at 40 percent, with 54 percent disapproving.  Political science Professor Graham Wilson, author of “Only […]