The GOP’s ever-shifting stance on Obama’s leadership

Basically, whatever President Obama does, he is wrong, in the eyes of the opposition as well as some Dems. By E.J. Dionne – Washington Post Leaders do not operate in a vacuum. When they make strategic adjustments, their opponents do, too. President Obama has prompted just such a pivot by Republicans. They’re criticizing him not for… More The GOP’s ever-shifting stance on Obama’s leadership

West Wing Week: 3/25/11 or “OCONUS II – Mamalluca”

The White House This week, President Obama remained focused on Libya, receiving secure communications from his national security team as the first family visited Latin America. The President made stops in Brazil, Chile, and El Salvador to promote American exports and economic cooperation among the neighbors in our hemisphere. Related Articles Obama hails Latin America… More West Wing Week: 3/25/11 or “OCONUS II – Mamalluca”

POLITICO’S: THE WEEK IN ONE-LINERS

The week’s top 10 quotes in politics:  “Trust me, I don’t laugh about it.” – Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer, explaining how he now views his prostitution scandal.  “I don’t want to use the word ‘screwed,’ but I screwed him.” – Businessman Donald Trump, explaining his previous business dealings with Muammar Qadhafi.  “The only decision… More POLITICO’S: THE WEEK IN ONE-LINERS

Maher: GOP birthers think Obama’s race is “un-American”

Raw Story Bill Maher, upon learning that 51 percent of Republican voters now believe that President Barack Obama was not born in the United States, thus making the GOP majority birthers, he asked his conservative panel, “At what point do you say, I can’t be a Republican anymore?” Maher attributed the birthers’ views to Obama’s race.… More Maher: GOP birthers think Obama’s race is “un-American”