Burton Folsom

How Obama's reelection compares to FDR' s 1936 election

What are the historical similarities of Obama's reelection? Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to report that the electorate's disregard for poor economic performance by President Obama was similar to the 1936 reelection of Franklin Roosevelt.

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Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the bad financial decisions by President Obama, as a way of focusing on why government should stay out of the marketplace.
Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to report on more presidential economic bad decisions, including Jefferson's road misadventure and Lincoln's Union Pacific railroad project..
Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that presidents all the way back to George Washington have attempted to use economic policy tg a political end.
Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to discuss discuss how part of President Obama's legacy may be the decline of the middle class.
Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the irony of the Obama policies that are actually causing income inequality while the president gives speeches about how he wants to end it.