Opinion: 8.2 Percent Unemployment Rate Won’t Reelect ObamaOf all the signs leading to a defeat for President Barack Obama in the presidential election of 2012, the most glaring sign is the 8.2% unemployment rate.
Obama Shifts G-8 From Chicago to Camp David The White House abruptly announced Monday that it had scuttled plans to hold the upcoming G-8 economic summit in Chicago, and would instead host world leaders at the presidential retreat at Camp David in Maryland.