Obama the Divider

By: Thursday January 23, 2014 8:16 am

Barack Obama campaigned on the idea that he could be some great uniter after George W. Bush, but he has ended up being just as polarizing, if not even more polarizing, than his predecessor. Every year of Obama’s presidency so far has been in the top ten of the most polarized Presidential job approval ratings [...]

Gun Control and the Problem of Obama Taking Ownership of Ideas

By: Thursday January 24, 2013 9:08 am

Recently Gallup released two sets of polls on gun control which highlight why it will be very difficult for President Obama to achieve anything legislative over the next two years. When asked individually about the gun reform ideas Obama recently endorsed Gallup found all the proposals had majority support. From Gallup: Yet last week when [...]

The Age of Polarization

By: Friday January 27, 2012 9:45 am

President Obama came into office promising a new age of cooperation and an end to partisan division. That promise has been an absolute and complete failure. According to Gallup Obama has been a historically polarizing figure in his three years in office, with a massive gap between his support from Republican and Democrats. By a [...]