Many people regret electing President Obama because of the realization
that his policies have led to the decline of our nation. However, it is
quite possible that his election is the best thing that has happened to
our nation in a very long time. The consequences of such an election
have served to awaken the spirit of America and have helped us realize
that this is a free nation of independent people who are not driven by
People decided to go for the popular candidate who promised “hope” and “change” as opposed to the candidate whom many Americans saw as a third term of Bush. Four years later, the American people realize that we have a problem in this country when there is 8.2 percent unemployment and $16 trillion in national debt. We as Americans realized we need those conservative values and principles to make our nation great again. Obama’s election showed us that sometimes bad things can happen for a good reason.