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Vox Pop Hour 1 : Obama's Re-election Campaign : 04/07/11


Albany, NY – President Barack Obama announced his re-election campaign earlier this week but, as many of us know, there are a number of issues dogging him at this time. Public dissatisfaction has grown over unemployment levels, questions about the federal health-care reform program, and U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East. The latest Gallup daily tracking poll shows Obama's job approval and disapproval ratings tied at 46% each. On this edition of Vox Pop, WAMC's Ray Graf asks listeners "If you were Obama's campaign manager, how would you go about boosting his approval rating ahead of the 2012 election?"