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Obama sticks to his comfort zone
Obama sticks to his comfort zone

More than week after his State of the Union address, political observers are still trying to figure out what President Barack Obama's game is. That's because rhetorically and substantively, he seems to be in another world. In his State of the Union address, Mr. Obama refused to even take note of the GOP's historic midterm gains and the fact the House and Senate are now both under Republican control. On foreign policy, Mr. Obama talked as if everything was going swimmingly abroad, prompting even the Washington Post's Dana Milbank to marvel at Mr. Obama's "disconnect" from what is happening in Yemen, Syria, Iraq and Russia. And Mr. Obama's policy...

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