I posted this a few months back and it hit me the other day how relevant it has become.
"The economy, stupid,"
+ CNN | Thu November 8, 2007: Analysis: Could it be 'the economy, stupid' again?
"It's the economy, stupid" -- a phrase Clinton advisor James Carville made famous during President Clinton's successful 1992 presidential race. It's possible that the top issue in next year's election will not be Iraq or terrorism.