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Obama charts his own course

One of the realities about President Obama is the degree to which he is a singular politician, a self-contained person who rose to power largely on the strength of his own intelligence, guile and self-confidence. He has always charted his own course – one that sometimes defied the customary or ap… Read more…

The Plum Line: Does Obama have contempt for the left?

Yesterday, President Obama gave a combative response to criticism he’s been receiving from the left for his proposed deal with Republicans to extend both the middle and upper income tax cuts. Sounding a note that resembled his rebuke to neoconservatives regarding the “satisfying purity of indigna… Read more…

An American DREAM

Opinion: The DREAM Act would keep talented students in the U.S., making the country stronger. Read more…