Looks like the bloom is off the rose, folks. Obama's Economic Town Hall: "Is The American Dream Dead For Me?? - Political Punch Two disillusioned voters, who indicated they once supported the president in his campaign expressed doubt in President Obamaâs ability to change the nation. âQuite frankly, I'm exhausted. I'm exhausted of defending you, defending your administration, defending the mantle of change that I voted for, and deeply disappointed with where we are right now,â an African American woman and CFO said, âI have been told that I voted for a man who said he was going to change things in a meaningful way for the middle class. I'm one of those people. And I'm waiting, sir. I'm waiting. I -- I don't feel it yet.â âIs this my new reality?â she asked.