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June 14, 2012

Poll Update: Americans still blame Bush for economy over Obama

This poses a interesting couple of questions… at what level does this reflect the perceptions displayed in an earlier poll which found 49% of voters think the GOP has intentionally sabotaged the economy for political gain and also how closely aligned to Bush’s economics do voters perceive current Republican policy to be?

More than two-thirds of Americans—including half of Republicans—still blame former President George W. Bush for the country’s economic ills, according to a new Gallup poll released on Thursday, hours before President Barack Obama was to deliver a high-stakes speech defending his handling of the weak economy.

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