By Robert Bennett, For the Deseret News
Published: Monday, Sept. 10 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT
For the Deseret News
In many ways, the Democratic Convention was as close to perfect as you can get.
Obama is a dramatic change from the mess Bennett and his party left when they
lost the White House, and we are on a path to climb out of that enormous hole.
The closest comparison we have to the Republicans gift to the country is the
Not much change? Ask Osama and Al Qaeda about change. As GM and Chrysler. Ask
gay military persons, ask mothers with small children having serious medical
conditions. Ask the "Dreamers". Ask seniors on medicare about the
So if Obama hasn't changed much since Bush, why does the GOP hate him so
much? If Obama were just wasting time and not changing anything, wouldn't
the GOP just allow him to continue? Interesting logic Bobby.
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Robert Bennett, former U.S. Senator from Utah, is a teacher, researcher and lecturer at the University of Utah's Hinckley Institute of Politics and a Fellow at George Washington University's School of Media and Public Affairs.