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Continetti on Obama's 'Shellacking'

3:31 PM, Nov 3, 2010 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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Matthew Continetti writes over at Ricochet that President Obama is "stuck in a political ditch."

At his press conference today, the president admitted he'd taken a "shellacking" at the polls on November 2. But he refused to say that his policies may have contributed to his party's historic losses in the House and above-average losses in the Senate. Instead, Obama said the problem was that he hasn't done enough to foster the recovery. Sorry, Mr. President, you've done too much already. The problem is that the electorate thinks your solutions are the wrong ones.

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