Today marks Obama’s 100th day as president. With so much on his agenda, we can feel only a bit of relief about how things have changed since January 20th. Sure, there has been a lot of efforts and they are efforts perhaps worth appreciating. The question is how things would have changed had he set aside the problem of health care and focused more on the economy. Not suggesting it would have been a better path but just a small what if question.
The New York Times created this table of the current state of things, some compared to the beginning of the year while some from Q1 of 2008.