The numbers are from the Gallup Poll.84% in the Gallup Poll chose: "Take steps to improve overall economic conditions and the jobs situation".
The Question: “Which approach should the government focus on to fix the economy:
1. Take steps to more evenly distribute wealth among Americans;
2. Take steps to improve overall economic conditions and the jobs situation?”
Overwhelmingly Americans chose the latter.
They remember Jack Kennedy, who said a rising tide lifts all boats.
Obama is among the 13% who want wealth redistribution [i.e. "take steps to more evenly distribute wealth"].
Saturday, June 28, 2008
Americans' economic understanding
is better than I expected it would be. Don Surber: