<i>Economic situation? Great! Education? Super! And energy? Amazing! In his State of the Union address Barack Obama celebrated the U.S., but above all himself.</i>
For the U.S. president, it was a night of winners. Barack Obama used his penultimate State of the Union address to demonstrate his successes to his [Read more]
Economically, the Americans are leaving us in the dust. What can we learn from them? From their solutions, not much; from their optimism, a lot.
Most of Mr. Obama’s progressive ideas have been and will remain dead on arrival in Congress.
If Republicans can't answer Mr Obama's challenge with convincing ideas on solving the economic problems of working Americans, they will struggle.