The recently released Pew Global Attitudes Project poll shows that President Obama has lifted America’s image around the world to pre-9/11 levels. “Opinions of the United States are now about as positive as they were at the beginning of the decade before George W. Bush took office,” according to the Pew project. That’s the good news.
However, opinion in the Muslim world—while showing some positive movement, particularly in Indonesia—remains largely unfavorable. Ultimately, Pew concluded “the perception remains widespread among many Muslims that the U.S. could pose a military threat to their country.” Moreover—with the
La recientemente publicada encuesta del Proyecto Pew sobre Actitudes Globales muestra que el Presidente Obama ha levantado la imagen de Estados Unidos ante el mundo a los niveles que tenía antes del 9/11.
The Latino Coalition urges caution on Healthcare Reform --
The Latino Coalition (TLC), a Hispanic small business advocacy group has joined other civic, business and public policy organizations in questioning the scope, cost and proposed implementation of President Barack Obama's endorsed Health Care Reform Bill, H.R. 3200, currently being debated in Congress. An announcement released by TLC states that, “Amid the concerns raised by such an expansive piece of legislation -redirecting approximately
An editorial in this month's 2009 AARP Bulletin repeats the same bromide heard almost nightly on the MSM news: That there are currently 47 million Americans without health insurance. The AARP editorial goes on to argue that this situation is disgraceful, that all Americans should have "affordable health care choices," and that in terms of reform, "the time to act is now."