How does Reagan's 1984 compare to Obama's 2012? A bit better than you might think. Charts included....
“When everyone else is shouting, the most effective form of communication can be a whisper.” That’s the reason the famous “Better, Prouder, Stronger” ad in the 1984 “Morning in America” Reagan reelection series was effective. And th... Read Post
Ezra Klein compares spending under Obama to spending under Reagan and Dubya: [T]hese graphs simply establish a basic fact about Obama’s term: While deficits have indeed been high, government spending and investment has been falling ... Read Post
I’m a little late with my column today — hope you’ll think better late than never. The first item is about Reagan, and Obama. We’ve been hearing a lot about Reagan in this campaign. Obama says, “We inherited a mess. We couldn’t fix ... Read Post