The State of the Middle Class: Three Years Five Obama Speeches Later – The State of the Middle Class Video

This American Crossroads video details the State of the Middle Class under Barack Obama. It’s not pretty, but…our president is a a a a a “warrior for the middle class.”

2.6 MILLION went into poverty

46.2 MILLION total in poverty

13.1 MILLION unemployed

46.2 MILLION on food stamps

36 months of unemployment above 8%

1.1 MILLION fewer private sector jobs than when Obama took office

Lower Middle Income wages since 2009

1.5 MILLION personal bankruptcies

1 out of 4 mortgages under water

Cost of medical care up 9.47%

Government got richer – Higher Federal Salaries

See the text of Obama’s State of the Union address here.

See Obama’s State of the Union remarks on General Motors here.

See Obama’s pre-State of the Union achievement here.


The State of the Middle Class (video)

Posted by Maggie @ Maggie’s Notebook