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Re: Re: Blame Game

Ramesh has a good point about the Palin-Obama piece comparing apples and oranges, but the error, it seems, is that of LA Times blogger Andrew Malcolm. His headline read: “Shocker polls: That Sarah Palin-Barack Obama gap melts to 1 point.” The larger point, however, remains. Obama’s approval is under 50, and laying blame on Republicans does not seem to be helping him.

Tevi Troy is a presidential historian and former White House aide. His latest book is Fight House: Rivalries in the White House from Truman to Trump.

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