I came to the conclusion that the answer is: Yes. Nearing the end of his term, The economy has been starting to go slowly downhill. But now since he is now in Campaign mode, He is claiming to "Make more jobs". Obama jobs ideas to target long-term unemployed | The Lookout - Yahoo! News Obama has a big bullhorn for the political trail - Yahoo! News How the Obama Administration is Hurting Job Creation - Yahoo! News Do yourself a favor. Don't vote for him. Even if he pulls the race card. I experienced his ways first hand. He promised the Constellation program to our faces, and broke his promise when he became president. This allready had lots of jobs going under the constellation program and he cut us off at the knees. http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-m...se/339/support-human-mission-to-moon-by-2020/ Now I, a Citizen of the space coast next to Cape Canaveral can only rack up debt in College. No such thing as jobs for teens here anymore.