The Troubled Policies Relief Program

George Soros is reported to have told a closed-door group of fellow funders of the left that "We have just lost this election, we need to draw a line ...And if this president can't do what we need, it is time to start looking somewhere else." This should not be taken as an abandonment of Obama, merely a warning to him that the left's financial backers did not make their fortunes without learning that sunk costs are sunk, but their warning was accompanied by a proffered lifeline to  an administration that Soros accurately observed, has gotten "the short end of the stick." It is difficult to recall any previous administration that has had the term "failure" applied as widely or as frequently to its work after less than two years in office, especially while enjoying so much enthusiastic media and political class support. "Obama's Next Failure,"  "This is a serious setback for the US - another breathtaking failure on the part of the...(Read Full Post)