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Obama supporters hope for focus on economy in second term

Thursday, November 01, 2012 - 01:09

Nov. 1 - Looking ahead to the prospect of a second term of U.S. President Barack Obama, voters say they want an improved economy. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Obama supporters hope for focus on economy in second term Days ahead of the the U.S. Presidential election supporters of President Barack Obama sound off on hopes for a better economy and jobs as he seeks his second term. (SOUNDBITE) (English) MIKE FELDSTEIN SAYING: "I hope he continues to push the economic progress he has, address the debt." (SOUNDBITE) (English) LISA NDECKY LLLANOS SAYING "I really hope that in the next four years Obama would step up and do a lot of the things that young people were hoping he would do in his first four years." (SOUNDBITE) (English) KALU UGWUOMO SAYING: "I hope in the next four years the President really focuses on education and really focuses on jobs." Some are looking for more for the most vulnerable Americans (SOUNDBITE) (English) DENNIS FOSTER SAYING: "See, they talk about the middle class and the rich, but they never talk about what they're going to do about the poor." Polls show the race is about dead even with Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney now entering the last blitz of the campaign season.

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Obama supporters hope for focus on economy in second term

Thursday, November 01, 2012 - 01:09