BY MICHAEL S. JOHNSON
President Barack Obama has had a charmed political life.
He has been a first class passenger on a supersonic rise in politics from community activist, state legislator and part-time U.S. Senator to President of the United States. And now he is running for a second term, wrapped in coats of Teflon slapped on so thick the negatives just don’t stick.
President Obama is rising in the polls and enjoying high personal popularity at a time when so much seems to be crumbling around him. Continue reading