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Obama Needs a Family Plan

Becka Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:23 AM
Obama doesn't care about black families, or any families, for that matter. To even suppose that Obama is in this game for anything other than himself is to be a fool.

President Obama has several stated ambitions for his presidency. He wants it to be "transformative." He wants to unite Americans of all parties. He wants to build an economy from the middle class out (whatever that means), and he wants to help what you might call the domestic refugees of America's economic transformation.

Given the principled disagreements dividing left and right in America, it's hard to see how he can accomplish these goals when it comes to conventional economic policy.

But there is one area where Obama could be transformative and bipartisan while helping both the middle class and...