The View From 1776
Saturday, September 20, 2008
Senator Obama’s Liberal-Progressive Orthodoxy Fails the Test in Emergencies
The Commentary Magazine website has a link to a New York Times op-ed column that inadvertently sheds light upon Senator Obama’s lack of fitness for the job he seeks.
Gail Collins, formerly editorial page editor of the New York Times and now a regular columnist, uses her September 19, 2008, opinion column to cudgel President Bush about his handling of the current financial crisis.
In passing, however, she reveals how feckless and vague Senator Obama is when confronted with the need for decisiveness:
Down in Florida, Barack Obama was also endorsing a bipartisan approach to the rescue. For good measure, he also tacked on a call on both parties to join together in backing