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By John R. Bolton
The president fiddles at his domestic altar while the world burns
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - David Paul Kuhn
The president is back on the campaign trail. What's striking is where he's going: Pennsylvania, Ohio, Iowa — places he won in 2008. Why? Simple. All the latest polls show he's losing … well, everyone.
"President Obama does not currently have enough white support to win re-election even if he retains his minority base from 2008," Real Clear Politics' David Paul Kuhn wrote late last month. "Today, fewer whites back Obama than any Democratic candidate since Walter Mondale. Romney does not need to emulate Ronald Reagan to win. Should he match Reagan's share of the white vote in 1984 — presuming all else remains constant since 2008 — Romney would rout Obama."