Positive economic report may not translate into ballot box impact

john a. powell quoted by San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 13, 2016

“Trump feeds off of people feeling bad, feeling angry. Then he says, ‘I can save you,’” Powell said. “Much of their effort — by Republicans and Trump — is that they need to say that things are bad. Their campaign is one of deep anxiety and polarization, that the country is going to hell in a handbasket.”