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Obama and Opportunity Lost

Peggy Noonan, speechwriter for the late President Ronald Reagan,¬†summed it up with one line in a recent Wall Street Journal op-ed. “Mr. Obama was supposed to be competent.”¬† That he is smarter than his predecessor is beyond doubt. A trained amoeba could meet that challenge. But Obama’s competence to lead, well, that’s open to debate.