No, Americans aren't better off than 4 years ago

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  1. Conservative
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    Swing States poll: Americans don't trust Obama or Romney on economy
    According to USA Today/Gallup...

     
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    I am better off, the old business is running at full speed, compared to 2008 when it was idle.
     
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    Depends on who and where you are chatting up.

    The Stock Market is far better off then they were 4 years ago. So are the major financial firms, banks and GM.
     
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    Good gawd.

    The typical family has lost something like 40% of its net worth over the last several years.
     
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    Let me guess... you're much better off now than 4 years ago, as are all your liberal friends, right?
     
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    I'm better off, but I don't think Obama had any effect on me either way.
     
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    The upper 1% is much better off.
    Isn't that all that matters?
     
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    I live in silicon valley ( home of the apple computer) and its doing very well, they can not keep cars stocked and homes are selling very well.
    I think it will do the domino effect from the cities into the more rural areas soon. We are coming out of a very bad situation, I see the light at the end of the tunnel.
     
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    Yeah... All the poor folks are dancing in the streets because of that....
     
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    Let me guess - it's all Obama's fault if you're not better off, right?
     

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