Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Gallup: Obama approval, re-elect flatlining

Don't call it a campaign, but President Obama is in Virginia right now, stumping for re-election. Earlier, he was in North Carolina. - David Freddoso/Washington Examiner

In both cases, Democratic elected officials and candidates -- including former Va. Gov. Tim Kaine, who is running for Senate -- are steering clear. Want to know why?

The president is toxic -- not quite Bush-toxic, but not far from it. To make matters worse, Virginia holds its state legislative elections on November 8. Nobody at the state level wants to be seen with him, either.