For all of the backlash that President Bush's idea for including private accounts in Social Security reform has caused in recent months, it would seem the average American isn't sold on the proposal - unless, of course, you listen to folks inside the White House.

According to Washington Post columnist Al Kamen, who recently sat with White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove, everyday Americans are actually in favor of sending a portion of their Social Security tax into a mix of stock, bond and mutual funds.

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