Tuesday, January 23, 2007
State of the Union--take one
Mr Bush lacked the political capital to move his agenda forward in Congress.
“The president still operates from the assumption that America can set the agenda in Iraq and throughout the greater Middle East without significant new investments of US blood and treasure,” he commented.
He also asked how the US would hold together international coalitions to maintain significant pressure on Iran and North Korea without being prepared to make compromises in other areas.
Of course, there are a number of different opinions expressed in the piece, which the above-noted link will take you to in full.