By Kevin “Coach” Collins
The latest Gallup survey delivers two pieces of bad news to the Democrats neither of which can be spun away by clever framing. Gallup told us that by 53/45 Republicans are more enthusiastic about voting out Obama. A look at the chart accompanying Gallup’s report shows the Republican arrow is pointing upward and the Democrat arrow is stuck on flat. It’s is at the same 45% since October.
When Gallup’s report breaks down voter enthusiasm by group it gets worse for Democrats. It shows non Whites (read African Americans) were 74% enthusiastic at this point in 2008 versus just 48% today. Among 18 to 29 year olds the comparison is just as bad with 2008 enthusiasm at 76% but just 48% today. These numbers alone spell “game set match! You lose Mr. Obama.” Forget about Obama’s war on Catholics and sky high gas prices huge drops in enthusiasm like these … Continue Reading:Fewer Dems with less enthusiasm versus more Republicans with higher enthusiasm equals Obama wins?