Would you try to predict how the 2016 candidate would fit into a long term plan like a major league baseball team does with their minor league system? If you trust your candidate now, shouldn't you be concerned with who he hands us off to in 4 years or 8 years. That's not all that long that we can say that "I'll worry about that then."
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But if Obama does well and things get better, does that mean Democrats have a leg up on the next election? Let's ask Al Gore. And I don't want to hear about cheating in Florida. Legacy? Bush and Bush. Not so sure. Maybe curse.
I agree. I think it is very difficult for the same party to hold the White House 3 terms in a row. Obama winning and things improving may make it even harder for Clinton (or any Dem) in 2016. People get antsy and just want change.
And Gary Johnson, 2-term governor of New Mexico, never raised taxes, cut spending, cut government, allowed business to create jobs and left office with a billion dollar surplus.
I'd like to see that in a president, Gary Johnson.
But Barry Soetoro Obama has betrayed his Oath of Office numerous times -- trashing the Constitution, and sweet-talking his way past it.
* Kill list w/ Americans on it
* Gitmo - "forever" sentence even if acquitted
* NDAA indefinite detention