Obama Shoots Pool While Border Crisis Burns

President Obama’s top staffers have been tweeting #TheBearisLoose – an inside joke they coined in 2008 to describe when candidate Obama would spontaneously deviate from his schedule. During the campaign it could have been a cute camaraderie-builder, but this week it only serves as a reminder of Obama’s lack of leadership. A crisis is engulfing…
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Democrats Over-the-Top Attacks Undermine Their Policy Points

“The closer we get, the more desperate they get,” President Obama said in a recent speech denouncing Republicans debt limit strategy. “I mean, over the last few weeks the rhetoric has just been cranked up to a place that I’ve never seen before.” Obama is right, the rhetoric has been trumped up to a level…
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Obama’s Lackadaisical Response to Crises Doesn’t Engender Much Confidence in Government

A month before his inauguration in 2008 President Obama understood that his biggest challenge was going to be restoring the public’s faith in big government. “What we don’t know yet is whether my administration and this next generation of leadership is going to be able to hew to a new, more pragmatic approach that is…
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