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Obama Needs a Family Plan

Shoppin Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:00 PM
It's been going on since the 1960's. Can't blame Obama for this one. Blame the hippies.

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...