What emphasis can I put on persuading readers of my essay that President Barack Obama is a more suitable candidate for the presidency? I'm working on a persuassive essay for college regarding the...

What emphasis can I put on persuading readers of my essay that President Barack Obama is a more suitable candidate for the presidency?

I'm working on a persuassive essay for college regarding the recent presidential election and I am trying to convince readers that, based on stastics and the change in America as a country, Barack Obama is more suitable for handling all the issues in America.

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I think that much of the paper should focus on how the election validated your thesis statement.  It is going to be awkward to write a paper about how an election should reflect the better candidate when the election is over.  Rather, your thesis could be substantiated with the demographic voting patterns that emerged between both the President and Governor Romney.  Consider that the fundamental premise here is that the candidate that is more suitable for being President is the one...

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