Like others, I'm disappointed with some of the administration's policies over the past two years - but I'm mindful of the main stragetic question for class and democratic struggles.
The number one issue that is a drag on the president's re-election chances is jobs.
Early voting, a key element in President Barack Obama's victory in 2008, is under fierce attack by the Republican Party.
Republicans call redistributing wealth un-American, but they have turned the government into a mechanism to ruthlessly redistribute wealth to the upper crust.
Upsets by Democratic candidates may serve as a warning to Republicans that voters aren't appreciative of their agenda.