The Cost of Living Blues

… Voters in a Pew survey released on Aug. 22 place more of the responsibility for the nation’s economic problems on Congress, on financial institutions, on corporations, on the Bush administration and on foreign competition than they do on the Obama administration.

The central goal of the Romney campaign over the next nine weeks will be to try to shift more of the blame, by any means necessary, to Obama. [cont.]

Thomas B. Edsall, Columbia U. (NYT)