TITLE

Obama and the Art of Not Getting Credit

AUTHOR(S)
STARR, PAUL
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
American Prospect;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses U.S. President Barack Obama's success in avoiding credit for his accomplishments while taking the blame for what his predecessor did. It cites the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act which got mixed up with the bank bailout signed into law by former U.S. President George W. Bush. It points out that his failure to get credit is not only an electoral problem for Obama but also leaves health-care reform vulnerable to repeal.
ACCESSION #
79555295

 

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