Scott Lemieux explains why the bully pulpit isn’t nearly as effective as everyone thinks.
President Obama: “I recommend you watch the recent debates. I’m thinking about just running those as advertisements. Without commentary; here you go.”
The real concern, for Democrats at least, isn’t that Latinos vote for Republicans, it’s that they don’t vote at all.
I really wish this journal article weren’t behind a locked gate.
Thinks he’s all cool, then acts as if nothing happens. Weird how nobody seemed to care he was golfing with the owner of the evil Halliburton. President Barack Obama is teeing off in Florida with a trio of oil and … Continued
I think that this effectively sums up the emerging LGM position on the Bully Pulpit:
During our debates about the bully pulpit, “messaging,” and health care reform, commenters recently asked how if messaging isn’t particularly important or effective in determining the popularity of legislation how the “death panels”...
"I recommend you watch the recent debates. I'm thinking about just running those as advertisements. Without commentary; here you go." -- President Obama, quoted by ABC News, talking to Democratic donors about the GOP presidential de...