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Obama says time is now for health care bill; GOP congressman Joe Wilson heckles, yelling 'You lie!'
Still, Obama, his term begun in a glow of historic promise, strived to rise above ... is the time to fire it," said a senior administration official. If Obama's legacy hinges on the health care fight, he wanted to convince the country that its future ... read more
How To Answer Obama's Plea on Health Care
What is the President likely to say in his big speech to Congress on health care and how should Republicans respond to him? First, its ... Above all, Republicans should stress the need to take time with the process of reform: if President Obama really ... read more
This change has been brewing for some time, but with the August 2010 confirmation of Elena Kagan to succeed liberal Republican John Paul Stevens, the deal was sealed. In its 2010-11 term, the Court divided along partisan ... s need to rise above politics. read more
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As is so often the case, when evaluating political claims, we can quickly spiral into a college-sophomore debate ... partisan than the objections to moving the embassy. At the time that it was agreed to by the administration of President Barack Obama ... read more
State of the Union: Obama’s complicated victory lap
But I doubt that Obama won over many independents or any Republicans. The speech pretended to be a thoughtful, relatively objective appeal for bipartisanship, but time and again, he presented a one-sided view of reality that was deeply partisan. read more
Bye-Bye To Blue Slips
Blue slips have been part of the federal judicial nominations process for more than a century, but the importance they deserve in that process has been the subject of vigorous debate ... I don’t buy the partisan defense — this time from Democrats ... read more
This Is Not Leadership
Obama was up against those same forces in the debt ceiling debate. But this time ... these messages to its broader, overarching theme: That Obama is the grown-up in the room, the one who can rise above all the partisan bickering in Washington to do ... read more
Obama Sharpens His Reminders That He Inherited Fiscal 'Mess' From Bush
But for Obama, who built his candidacy on a promise to rise above Washington's divisive partisan traditions -- winning over ... which proposes sweeping changes in health care, the energy sector and the public education system. The president did not receive ... read more
Pinkerton: Five Takeaways from the Senate’s Stalled Effort to Undo Obamacare
In the meantime, support for Obamacare itself has been rising; it’s now above 50 percent for the first time ... debate, we haven’t been hearing about it. For years now, leaders in both parties have been saying that they would make health care more ... read more
How Obama Can End Political Gridlock
The Kentucky representative agonizes over whether to rise above partisanship and vote ... Nevertheless, President Obama faces a historic challenge in persuading an opposition party off its partisan ledge to avoid a national calamity; in this case, heading ... read more