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'Enemies of American Economic Recovery' Poll Results


Recently HUMAN EVENTS asked our readers who they believed were the “Top Ten enemies of American economic recovery.” Participants ranked from 1-10 the most dangerous of 30 listed players in our economic tsunami. After two weeks of polling, 3,171 readers responded. Here are the results of the ranked top ten:  

1. President Barack Obama 58%  1704 votes

2. Rahm Emanuel, White House Chief of Staff 15% 456 votes

3. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House (D-Ca.) 15%  434 votes

4. Rep. Barney Frank (D.Ma.) 5%
148 votes

5. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) 2%
72 votes

6. Timothy Geithner, U.S. Secretary of Treasury 2% 55 votes

7. Former President Bill Clinton 1% 24 votes

8. Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader (D-Nv) 1% 15 votes

9. Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-Ct) 1% 15 votes

10. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Ca.) 0%
4 votes