AT: In case you missed it, former President Obama broke tradition and really got partisan in 2018. I don’t remember any president doing that. We have two former presidents in Texas and they stay out of politics altogether.
On election night, I made it a point to follow those races and see about the Obama factor. In terms of votes, Obama was not much of a factor.
It’s obvious to any Democrat that inviting Obama will add little to your chances to win elections.
It’s obvious because the voters are seeing the economy and comparing it with President Obama. Take a look at what they are projecting for the Christmas season:
Christmas holiday retail sales in the U.S. are expected to climb above the $1 trillion mark for the first time this year, on the back of low unemployment, solid income growth and higher consumer confidence, according to a study released Tuesday.