Advice to Obama: Make More Friends in Congress

Cook, Charlie
November 2012
National Journal;11/10/2012, p18
The author advises U.S. President Barack Obama to win over people who voted against him in the November 6, 2012 presidential election. He reveals that 50 percent of the voting population preferred either Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney or some other candidate. Obama's poor performance during his first term in office is considered. He suggests that most of those voted against Obama did so out of ideology or partisanship.


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