. . .. or will double-speak Barry simply a) say he didn't mean his presidency would be one-term or b) pretend he never said it or c) uuuhhhhh Barack Obama, February 2, 2009: "A year from now I think people are going to see that we're starting to make some progress, but there's still going to be some pain out there. If I don't have this done in three years, then there's going to be a one-term proposition." Flashback: Obama On Economy In 2009: | RealClearPolitics Two and a half years and counting . . . . .