“The gains came after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech Tuesday night challenged lawmakers in both parties to rise above partisan divisions to tackle problems that will allow the U.S. to compete in the global economy.”
Reason no. 129387 why President Obama is my icon. “’A lot of what he said could have been said by a Republican,” said Doug Roberts, chief investment strategist at Channel Capital Research.”
It’s about time politics become more about solving the issues at hand based upon what’s best for our nation as a whole, instead of being so obsessive over partisanship and party beliefs. Then again, it wouldn’t be politics (as we know it), right?