White House http://kgou.org en Controversies Risk Starving Obama's Agenda Of Air http://kgou.org/post/controversies-risk-starving-obamas-agenda-air This was the critical moment, the brief time between his inaugural and when the nation's collective focus turns to whom his successor will be, when President Obama had to make real progress on his second-term agenda and thus forge his legacy.<p>Instead, the president finds his administration, the public, Congress and the news media distracted by controversies over Benghazi, the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups and a leak investigation in which the Justice Department secretly obtained months of phone records of Associated Press journalists.<p>The result? Tue, 14 May 2013 20:37:44 +0000 Frank James 5893 at http://kgou.org Controversies Risk Starving Obama's Agenda Of Air