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May 16, 2013


Why it Might Be Hard for Obama to Get Beyond Scandals

Washington Post: "The most corrosive political scandals are the ones that feed a pre­existing story line -- which is why the White House could have difficulty putting the current ones behind it any time soon. In the view of President Obama's adversaries, recent revelations add evidence to arguments that they have been making about the president all along: that he would do or say whatever it took to get reelected; that his is a philosophy of rampant, invasive big government; that he has not acted within the constraints of the Constitution; that he regards those who oppose him with contempt."

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