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Published: Thursday, Sept. 6 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT

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Roland Kayser
Cottonwood Heights, UT

Many liberals hoped that Obama would be a new incarnation of FDR or LBJ. They have been sorely disappointed. Obama is much more in the pragmatic centrist tradition of Harry Truman, JFK, and Clinton.

Invisible Hand
Provo, UT

@Roland: Obama is not pragmatic. A pragmatist would have found a way to get some deals done with Congress on debt ceiling and other issues. Obama is much more like Jimmy Carter: A frustrated dreamer who is in over his head.

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