Obama's weakness in historical context

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President Obama is in deep political trouble. While that's hardly news—the president's approval rating sits at 40 percent in the latest Gallup poll—the picture is much bleaker than that figure would suggest. Comparing President Obama to other incumbent presidents at this point in the campaign on a variety of indicators shows how grim the picture is for the 44th president.

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