It's the Economy, Stupid
The media is doing its best to blur Bush's economic record, despite the fact that they touted Clinton's economic record in 1996 when he ran against Bob Dole. The National Review has a great article comparing Clinton and Bush's first 3 years. This chart explains it all:
And despite having to deal with an attack on the US, two wars, and pesky unemployment, the press and the democrats will not give Bush a fair shake.