Barack Obama's record reveals him to be the most liberal member of the U.S. Senate.
That makes total sense. Listen to him talk. Note his philosophy.
I understand people wanting to have change. But change for the sake of change can be dangerous.
This Chicago Public Radio interview, on WBEZ.FM, from 2001, shows that Obama's "spread the wealth around" statement to Joe Wurzelbacher wasn't an off-the-cuff, unfortunate choice of words. It was a glimpse into his long-held beliefs about the redistribution of wealth and "reparative" economic work.
It's important to understand what sort of change Obama envisions for the country.
Obama's idea of "economic justice" would have played well in the failed Soviet Union.