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Media Attention: Fortunes Rise and Exit Polls

media attention: But, How's the economy doing should've been question one, according to Rabble. The followup should've been How're YOU doing The economy has long since become a character in its own right, whose fortunes rise and fall separately from actual human beings who don't get the same media attention. Exit polls for the midterm election on November 6 showed most voters think the economy is doing well, so why -- they asked -- would anyone vote against Trump. Their fortunes rise and fall but mostly, during 40 years of neoliberal policies, they fall. Trump hasn't changed that. At best they stagnate. ( As reported in the news.