White House Seeks to Rally Supporters With Aggressive Tone Against Opponents
Wall Street Journal
Just like the Health Insurance Bill, there will be unforseen consequences to continued parliamentary moves that continue to thwart the will of the people. Random thoughts while watching the passing parade, J.C.
President Barack Obama, after a year of fitfully searching for compromise, is taking a more aggressive tack with his Republican adversaries, hoping to energize Democratic voters and possibly muscle in some Republican support in Congress.
On Thursday, Mr. Obama will be in Maine, home state of two moderate Republican senators who opposed his health-care plan, to promote the health law. At a bill-signing event Tuesday, he is set to laud passage of higher-education legislation that was approved despite Republican objections through a parliamentary maneuver that neutralized the party’s filibuster threat. Complete Story