Barack Obama won the presidency just last month, and some supporters think he's already forgotten why.Barack Obama
In the view of his critics on the left, Obama--once rated the most liberal member of the Senate--is reinventing himself as a pragmatic moderate as he prepares to take office and is making what some liberals see as foolish decisions in an effort to broaden his appeal.
"It seems to me that he inherits probably the toughest set of problems of any new president since FDR," said Greenstein. Obama seems to have the self-confidence to manage a highly talented team of strong personalities. "Even more important, I really get a sense of a kind of iron discipline to deal with all these big problems at the same time."
Saturday, December 27, 2008
"Obama Faces Criticism From Left"
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