Skip to main content

View Diary: Roosevelt or Hoover?  The Most Important Speech the President Has Ever Given (14 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Dead right on Mark Penn. As for the (3+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    billlaurelMD, dlh77489, ozsea1

    "go big" argument, Obama can get more on Financial Reform than on health.  On Finance, it's the GOP that is split, and the banks are unpopular across the spectrum.

    I think the Hoover analogy, though, is a bit excessive (let's wait a couple years to see)

    •  I think you're right about a split GOP ... (0+ / 0-)

      .. which is partially my point.  As for the Hoover analogy, it seems to me that if he fails to act decisively and we have another major recession or depression, he'll be remembered in a Hoover-like way.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site