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Obama Listens to Rich Liberals, at His Own Peril

Jesse80 Wrote: Jun 14, 2012 6:44 AM
This guy is so self-absorbed and so out of touch that he will be the only man in America finding himself surprised on election night...when he AND his party get smoked !
Dan107 Wrote: Jun 14, 2012 12:59 PM
Axelrod will not be surprised. Have you seen his desperate sputtering and subterfuge on the national shows?

Who does Barack Obama listen to?

Not Republican politicians. Evidently weeks go by between his conversations with Speaker John Boehner, who determines what legislation comes to the House floor.

Not Democratic politicians. We have it on good authority that he seldom talks to Democratic members of Congress. Lyndon Johnson used to be on the phone constantly, cajoling and inveigling but also on the alert for shifts in opinion.

Speaker Tip O'Neill walked around the Capitol, asking member after member, "What do you hear?" In contrast, Obama, a former adviser told Vanity Fair's Todd Purdum, "is a total introvert. He doesn't need...