American presidents are term-limited by law, two and out. Having served his two terms, much will depend on the legacy Barack Obama leaves the next Democratic nominee. Only two months ago, it seemed he had managed to wreck everything for his party. But it’s been a long two months.
The mid-term elections of Nov. 4 were a rout. The Republicans posted gains in the Senate, in the House of Representative, in elections for state governor and for state legislatures. By some measures, the GOP won the strongest hand it has had since 1928. It was a chastening day for anyone …read more