TITLE

Quote of the Day: The White House's "Terrible Week"

AUTHOR(S)
GANDELMAN, JOE
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;5/13/2013, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the second term curse facing U.S. President Barack Obama's administration with scandals over the attack in Benghazi, Libya and the target of government opponents by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The author believes that the administration's response shows lack of professionalism that helped Obama win in the election. He predicts that the IRS story will have greater impact and spur unity among Republicans. The Republicans will also use the IRS issue to gain votes.
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87637391

 

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