You hear many conservatives long for the days of Ronald Reagan. His positive attitude and sunny optimism were infectious. Even now, if you see a video of him speaking, you cant help but feel good about America.
Recent polling data suggests that the optimism that has been so pervasive from Americans is leaving us. A Wall Street Journal poll is telling us that people are more pessimistic about the future. But why is that? ( Read More )
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