Will The Real Barack Obama Please Stand UpThe media reaction to the recent ABC Presidential debate in Pennsylvania was almost unanimous. Television moderators Charles Gibson and George Stephanopoulos were widely ridiculed for not asking a single question on an issue of political substance for more than the first fifty minutes of the Presidential debate. Indeed, there was not a single question on health care, the war in Iraq, the economy, illegal immigration, social security, or any other of the important challenges and issues facing America today.
Instead, for nearly the first hour of the debate, the voters heard questions concerning Barrack Obama's recent dubious comments on small town America. In addition, the ABC moderators focused several questions on Obama's relationship with his pastor, the controversial Reverend Jeremiah Wright. Another debate question concerned whether Obama loves the American flag and why he does not wear flag pins on his suit lapel. Still another question concerned Barack Obama's relationship with the former radical leader of the "Weathermen", William Ayers.
While some of the criticism of the coverage of the Democrats Pennsylvania debate is certainly valid (especially troubling were the continued camera shots of Former First daughter, Chelsea Clinton), the questions posed by the moderators in those first fifty minutes were exactly the types of questions that the American voter now needs answered in order to vote for or against Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama.
It is evident that the country is aware that Barack Obama is to the left of the American political center on most of the major issues. It also appears from the public opinion polls that much of the American public would currently support an inexperienced, liberal, Democratic politician in the 2008 Presidential election. In fact, the polls indicate that if an election between John McCain and Barack Obama was held today, it would certainly be very close.
So a pertinent question in the mind of the American voter is really just how far to the left of center are the politics of Barack Obama? The ultimate answer to that question will probably decide the 2008 Presidential election. Therefore, the questions in the first fifty two minutes of the ABC Presidential debate, while not about national issues, were certainly not frivolous and actually quite important.
Consider that Barack Obama is running for the highest office in the land on a very short political record. He has been a United States Senator for just three years. Prior to that he was a State Senator in Illinois. His political record is short and his voting record appears carefully designed with a future campaign for a high office in mind.
In announcing the reason for his candidacy for the Presidency, Barack Obama said: "What's stopped us is the failure of leadership, the smallness of our politics, the ease with which we're distracted by the petty and trivial, our chronic avoidance of tough decisions". His oratory sounds wonderful until one examines his actual record as an Illinois State Senator. That record indicates that he voted "present," (effectively sidestepping many important issues) nearly 130 times. It is a political voting record that gives little insight into todayШs presidential candidate. It is also a voting record that is in conflict with the words of the man.
As a result, in the minds of the voters, there are really two distinct Presidential candidates named Barack Obama. Which of the two is the actual candidate is the biggest question the voters must answer between now and election day. The fact is that the Barack Obama who cannot win is the candidate who secretly agrees with the diatribes of his pastor, Jeremiah Wright. He also supports Louis Farrakhan, William Ayers, and other extreme activists of the American left. The Barack Obama who cannot win is the candidate that makes elitist comments about small town America and its guns and religion. The Barack Obama who cannot win is the candidate that continues to backpedal and apologize for gaffes and communication errors.
However, the Barack Obama who can win the 2008 Presidential election is the candidate who uses his considerable communication skills to unite the nation. Also, he must be a candidate who transcends partisan politics and wants real reform in Washington, D.C. He would learn quickly from his limited experience and cannot vote "present" on the major issues of the day. He may not be an elitist, but should be the candidate who has shown great skill in the management of his heretofore successful Presidential campaign.
|5 Good Reasons to Get a Masters
Accounting continuing education useful information
An Internet Business Education
An Overview Of The Better
Apa Continuing Education
Are Accredited Online Colleges
Business Executives Meet The Demand
Business School Excellence In Business
Changing Your Everyday Through
Comboapp Introduces Purely Scalable
Continuing Education Online
Continuing Education Something for Everyone Education
Continuing Education for Counselors Benefits
Counseling Continuing Education Requirements
Does Free Continuing Education
Experience The Convenience That
Get Finance For A Business Education
How Online Training is Changing
How To Become A Florida
Insurance Continuing Education Online LTCI
Keep Abreast Of Your Online
Learn More about Concepts
Making Or Selling Business Versus
Management Continuing Education for Professional Engineers
Massage Therapy Continuing Education Will
Mental Health Continuing Education Degree For Prevention
Mental Health Continuing Education Options
Nursing Continuing Education A Must Have
Nursing Continuing Education Courses
Nursing Continuing Education Facts Education
Online Driver Education Vs In class
Online DriverТs Education A Convenient
Psychology Continuing Education Classes
Psychology Continuing Education Courses
Psychology Continuing Education For Teachers
Reasons To Take Continuing Education
Role Of India Ngo In Imparting
Social Work Continuing Education Information
Stay Current With Nursing
The Importance Of A Quality
Using Continuing Education Loans to Help
Where Can I Get Free
Work From Home Moms And Continuing
Your Resume Education Section Top Or Bottom
All In The Family Australia Must Meet Its Obligations Bidding For The 2012 Summer Olympic Bingaman Quitting From Congress Brace For A Re rating Case Study Increasing The Popularity ( Or Votes) Celebrities And Bidets Circle Of Fame Ring Boulevard
Communicating Democrats Agenda Dr Rodney Howard Browne And The Great Election Candidates And How To Win A Election Results And Television Expect Instant Results With Gay Conservatives General Election 2010 Ц Castle Get Sirius With Howard Stern Hello Scott Brown Goodbye Filibuster Howard County Real Estate
New Jersey Breaks Record Obama Narrows Gap Clinton Obama Polls Can They Part 3 Asset Protection General limited Rocking The Vote Makes Everyone Win Shake The Dust From Off Thy Feet Social Bookmarking Sites Significance Sun Protection For Everyone The 2006 Elections What The Different Types Of Delaware The Followers Safe System By Rodney The Howard Stern Podcast Problem The Nation Votes To Bring Back The Potential Of Ps3 Games Console The Top 10 Most Think It Over By Rodney Trust Protector The Powers Voting Machine Voting Process What Do You Want What Happens When Individual Investors Where can I travel in South Will Healthcare Reform Cost Democrats Will The Real Barack
A Career in Restaurant Management Careers A Effective Catering Firms A Fresh Perspective towards Chinese Apple iPad for restaurants Are you looking for Buffets Boost Your Hotel Business With Reservation Boost your bottom line Business Software Adding Efficiency To Business Catering Software Makes Every Aspect of Running Celebration catering small business Entertainment Corporate Catering Ideas for Your Next Event Software gives event Get Wonderful Experience With Offsite Catering Healthy Restaurant Choices Eating Nutritious Meals Hotel Reservation Software Computers Software Hotel Reservation Software Give New Meaning Hotel Reservation Software Instant Hotel Reservation Software One Software Multiple Hotel Reservation Software One Software How To Open A Restaurant How the Catering Softwares How to Develop Your Restaurant Importance of Hotel Reservation Indian Food Restaurants Revival Kids Eat Free Restaurants Know About the Facilities One Piece of Software that any Hotel Online Hotel Reservation Software for Efficient Online Restaurant Management Career Training Options Opening A Restaurant 7 Vital Opening A Restaurant Business 3 Important Party Catering Food Premium Catering Caterer Ideas on Deciding Reasons for Buffet Catering Singapore Restaurant Catering Software Find Excellent Restaurant Restaurant POS software Fort Restaurant Reservation System A CustomerS Selecting a Fantastic Industrial Cleansing Assistance Special Upcoming Events at Restaurants The Advantages you can Get from The Popularity of Restaurant The Significance Of A Good Catering The way the Catering Softwares Are Supporting Tips About Discovering the Right Tips on How to Start a Restaurant Tourism Administration Reflects Canadas Tourism Try Catering Software in Your Catering Understand the Online Advertising Strategies for Your
Thank you to Shelley for the reminder that Howard Dean will be appearing on ABC.
лючевые слова: политика, ресторан, выборы, скачать, бесплатно, программы, окна, пластик, металл, ремонт, компьютер, мода, заказать, купить, телефон, звезда
All rights Reserved © 2007-2011.