The President

We are all well aware of the President’s shortcomings. We are disappointed that he has not stood up much more forcefully to the Republicans (although my personal view is that this may prove to be a shrewd political strategy). But we need to remind ourselves of the positives as well as the negatives.

This is a list of achievements of President Obama that a friend emailed to me last December.  (And of course there have been more in the past several months.)  I have decided to share it with Democracy in Action in the interest of having a balanced blog.

We are all well aware of the President’s shortcomings.  We are disappointed that he has not stood up much more forcefully to the Republicans (although my personal view is that this may prove to be a shrewd political strategy).  But we need to remind ourselves of the positives as well as the negatives. Continue reading “The President”