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Response to coalition_unwilling (Reply #46)

Fri Sep 7, 2012, 02:19 PM

56. Obama needs someone who can negotiate with congress or he has to improve this skill and fast.

 

The Woodward book details the failure of the Boehner negotiations and it's painful to read. Obama was very very close but asked too much of Boehner who was already far out on a limb with his caucus.

Bill Clinton was excellent at this and Biden is pretty good also. The President needs to be able to move congress or we are so screwed.

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