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What Has Obama Learned?

Barry15 Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 6:37 PM
Jonah, the premise of this article is stupid. Obama is there for one reason - to fundmentally change America. And he's doing the job that he wants to do very well. He is an enemy of America.
The Oval Office isn't the place to learn on the job. That was the line from both Hillary Clinton and John McCain in 2008. In fairness, that's always the argument the more experienced candidate uses against the less experienced candidate (just ask Mitt Romney).

But Barack Obama seemed a special case, easily among the least experienced major-party nominees in U.S. history. A Pew poll in August 2008 found that the biggest concern voters had with Obama fell under the category of "personal abilities and experience." In a "change" year, Americans swallowed those concerns and voted for the change candidate.