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For Obama, Politics Always Trumps Governing

Dan7629 Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 10:34 AM
As long as the media, popular culture and education establishment all play spear tip and rear guard for the permanent campaign tactics Democrats have found works better than playing policy wonk and governing, we will continue to be dominated by it. In short, conservatives need to make inroads in all 3 areas to check their successes. We need to step up our game accross the board.
Milt37 Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 11:19 AM
Dan,

I think you meant "spearing them up their unguarded rears".

Do we have a president or a perpetual candidate? It's not an entirely unfair question.

Even as Barack Obama was warning of the dreadful consequences of the budget sequester looming on March 1, he spent days away from Washington, apparently out of touch with Democratic as well as Republican congressional leaders.

In the meantime, Obama fans were lobbing verbal grenades at none other than The Washington Post's Bob Woodward.

His offense: He's continuing to make it clear, as he did in his book "The Price of Politics," that it was Obama's then-chief of staff and now Treasury Secretary Jack Lew who first proposed the...