Like Reagan, Obama came into office during a period of major economic recession.
Like Reagan, Obama has proposed a transformational program of economic change to combat the recession.
But unlike Reagan, seven months into his presidency, Obama's program for change is foundering, while Reagan's was triumphant.
Obama would be wise to ask himself, why?
The answer boils down to one word...
While very pointed in its indictment, this piece refuses to cast aspersions on the current President -- a fresh breeze of civility amidst depictions of political shouting matches. It also betrays the long term contrast between two political philosophies. Which way will America choose to preserve herself?