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U.S. Foreign Policy: Room to Regroup

hmcdonald Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 6:54 AM
Friedman overlooks the consequences of Obama policies aimed at reducing US energy production.

President Barack Obama has won re-election. However, in addition to all of the constraints on him that I discussed last week, he won the election with almost half the people voting against him. His win in the Electoral College was substantial -- and that's the win that really matters -- but the popular vote determines how he governs, and he will govern with one more constraint added to the...