Second-Term Recovery Guide

The Surveillance Scandal, The IRS Mess, Republican Obstructionism, And General Second-term Malaise Are All Conspiring To Make Obama The Lamest Of Ducks. And He Has Less Than 1,300 Days Left.

Four Ways Obama Needs to Control His Spooks
July 01, 2013

How to roll back the surveillance state.

Study the Moonbeam, Obama
California once had radical dead-end Republicans, too. In the end, they lost.
July 01, 2013

Learning the lessons from California.

Obama, You've Got Leverage
Now use it
July 01, 2013

Now he just has to use it.

Choose the Right Foreign Adventures
Three smart choices Obama should make
July 01, 2013

Three ways Obama can win on the road.

Obama Needs to Hug a Republican. But Which One?
July 01, 2013

Obama needs to make a new GOP buddy.

Why Obama Should Embrace the IRS Scandal
... and pray Max Baucus helps him
July 01, 2013

It’s finally time to reform the corporate tax code.

The Way to Bipartisanship Is Through the Panama Canal
Want to do business with Congress? Focus on fixing ports.
July 01, 2013

An opening for infrastructure reform.

Former Staff Members Have Some Advice for Obama
July 01, 2013

Obama should listen to his exes.

Winning Numbers
Two pieces of data that explain Obama's second term
July 01, 2013

Two demographic trends that Obama should exploit.

Cheer Up, Already!
It's time for Obama to put some happy in his warrior
July 01, 2013

Obama needs some happy in his warrior.