Barackward

By on 4.24.12
 
Our President is out of touch — the very flaw his sympathizers see in Mitt Romney.

It’s no secret that the Obama campaign and its surrogates will continue to portray Mitt Romney at too detached from the lives of ordinary Americans to be elected president.

“Governor Romney’s a little out of touch,” Vice President Joe Biden told Face the Nation’s Bob Schieffer in early April.

Or as actress and Obama supporter Jane Lynch put it recently about the nominee-to-be, “the guy does not know how to relate to people.”

But it’s a theme the Obama campaign ought to think twice about before advancing. That’s because President Obama himself exhibits a striking inability to connect with an electorate he seems uninterested in getting to know. Read More…

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