Presidential Politics

Dear Reader,

President Obama announced today plans to consolidate several government agencies, reducing the size of government and lowering expenditures.  In other words, Take That, Republicans!  And:  Pow!  And: Whap! Boom!

This is brilliant politics.  The headline on CNN today:  "Obama seeks to cut government."

One can easily imagine President Obama went around the White House this morning pretending to be everyone's favorite Prime Minister - Hugh Grant

--- Stag Staff

ps.  In the meantime, here is how his rivals are doing in South Carolina.

The story seems to be that Newt Gingrich is "not quite dead yet" and on the rise - so reports The Hill.  Newt Gingrich has more political lives than this man: link.