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“American Promise”

His vague schtick near the end said it all. It’s not our free market, strong military, or superior education that makes America great; it’s our “American promise.” Now of course the promise part is vital and beautiful, but as Obama is articulating here, he fails to see that it’s our open economy, powerful armed forces, and intellectual capital that ensure we deliver on that promise. This is why he’s so long on pledge and short on delivery. 


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