Obama’s Last Chance to Save His Presidency

A presidency that began with lofty expectations has devolved into steadily defining them down. But now Obama can restore his fortunes by acting decisively abroad. 

Issue: November-December 2014

EVEN PRESIDENT Obama’s dwindling residue of faithfuls and retainers should not wager on his rewriting the history books in his closing two years. A presidency that began with lofty expectations has devolved into steadily defining them down, at home and abroad. The result has been prolonged paralysis.

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