CITY VIEWS: HAS BARACK OBAMA DONE ENOUGH TO SECURE RE-ELECTION?

SCOTT BAILEY
CFC UNDERWRITING

“Probably not. He hasn’t delivered on his previous promises. It’s a troublesome time with the economic climate, and he’ll be the scapegoat. It could have happened to any leader faced with those problems.”

PETER GODFREY
JRP UNDERWRITING

“Yes. He has the character and he hasn’t made a massive faux pas yet. Also, the capture of Bin Laden will persuade the American public to vote for him.”

ANDREW WALLEN
GREENWOODS SOLICITORS

“No, but there isn’t much opposition. Not many US citizens want a Republican in power. The economy in the US has flat-lined, much like ours, and he tried fiscal stimulus but that clearly didn’t work.”