April 13, 2011

WHAT'S IN W'S 4TH TERM FOR THEM?

Obama risks losing liberals with talk of cutting budget (Zachary A. Goldfarb and Peter Wallste, April 12, 2011, Washington Post)

Key liberal groups, which helped elect Obama in 2008, are raising concerns that he has given up political ground to Republicans, allowing the message of reducing government to trump that of creating jobs and lowering the unemployment rate.

Seizing on Friday’s deal, which would cut $38.5 billion from the fiscal 2011 budget, activists on Tuesday threatened to sit out the 2012 presidential campaign if Obama goes too far with further cuts.


Posted by at April 13, 2011 5:42 AM
  

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