The Washington Post, September 2, 2012

With the economy in free fall, we had hoped that President Obama would change expectations about what their government could do for them. Inaugurated with plenty of power, Obama never really challenged Ronald Reagan's "conventional wisdom" that government is the problem. Soon enough, we understood that nothing changed for most of us, especially for the banksters on Wall Street.
The Washington Post, September 2, 2012

Front Page News: The Washington Post, September 2, 2012

Obama and Reagan "Portraits of Power"

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Newspaper Front Page @ 2012 The Washington Post

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