Tag Archives: public opinion

Gee, that was fast

A new USA Today poll says more Americans are now in favor of the health care reform bill than against. Another good reason why the Republican strategy of campaigning against the newly enacted bill isn’t likely to work. (h/t Markos, Elrod)

Limited funds, limited choices

Today’s New York Times chronicles the deliberations that led President Barack Obama to escalate U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan. On the theme of limited resources, the article describes how Obama was reluctant to commit to an expensive escalation because it would threaten funding for his policies at home. Mr. Obama was leery. He had received […]