“The last four times an insurgent party has captured the presidency -- 1980, 1992, 2000 and 2008 -- it had a positive approval rating a year before Election Day that usually was better than the incumbent party's.
[....] Today, a plethora of polls shows both parties are held in low regard by the electorate, but the Republicans consistently do worse. They have been on a steady decline throughout this year.”
- Albert Hunt, Executive Editor of Bloomberg News, on how Republicans are helping President Obama win reelection.
Via Taegan Goddard