We conservatives can no longer say that President Obama hasn’t gotten anything done. In fact, he’s managed to do something that many might have thought nigh impossible.
President Obama singlehandedly took the leader of a nation whose economy was floundering, whose military was near obsolete, whose people live in poverty and without many basic freedoms (including the right to elect their leaders freely), whose media is state-owned and who is actively despised by much of the free world… and he turned him into the most powerful man on the planet.
President Obama’s actions (and inaction) have lent Vladimir Putin of Russia the leverage and the opportunities to maneuver Russia into a place of preeminence in international politics. At every turn, Putin has out-thought, out-worked and out-politicked our President, and all of those efforts finally came to a head on Monday when the two men gave dueling speeches at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. Both leaders used their speeches to take a few swings at the other, but it was Putin’s blows that landed hardest – particularly when he accused President Obama of failing to learn from the Soviet Union’s many failures.
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