Gee. Does anyone else see a looming disaster?
This has to have the Obama Camp, Howard Dean, Reid and Pelosi crapping in their britches.
During July, the number of Americans who consider themselves to be Democrats fell two percentage points to 39.2%. That’s the first time since January that the number of Democrats has fallen below 41% (see history from January 2004 to present).
While the number of Democrats declined, there was virtually no change in the number of Republicans. In July, 31.6% said they were Republicans, the fourth straight month that number has been below 31.4% and 31.6%.
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The Democrats now have a 7.6 percentage point advantage over the Republicans, down from a 9.5 percentage point advantage in June and 10.1 percentage points in May.
Maybe it’s time to send Michelle Obama back out on the stump?
Don’t worry Dems- five weeks of summer vacation out to do smooth things over with the public.
UPDATE: In related news- Obama is behind in Oklahoma by 32 percentage points… 56% to 24%.