As usual, the numbers don't lie. Obama has been very successful with his "fundamental transformation" of America. We are in an Obama decline.
When asked once about the state of the Russian economy, then President Boris Yeltsin responded with one word: "Good." When asked to expand, Yeltsin paused, and responded gruffly with two words: "Not good." A week before going to the polls, American voters have some idea of how this feels.