1. Clear/Focused Agenda: D (needs improvement)
2. Economy: C (needs improvement)
3. Management of Financial/Banking Crisis: C- (desperately needs improvement)
(months after taking office, he still hasn't dealt with the toxic asset problem. Also, making bank stress test results public was probably not a very good idea).
4. Energy Plans: B
5. Overall Vision: B
6. Foreign Policy: F
(please start over from scratch before it's too late)
7. Leadership: B+
8. Execution: C- (needs improvement)
(this fiasco regarding torture and releasing memos and pictures...is being mishandled. These are boneheaded moves. As a result, Obama is losing control of his agenda).
9. Communication: B (still has different officials saying different things...needs more synergy).
10. Openness: B
11. Cabinet Choices: D
12. Style: A
(embracing new technologies like youtube.... a generationally transformational President in terms of style).
13. Statesmanship: C+ (perception on World stage is pretty good).
Overall Grade: C