Obama’s “Black Problem.” For the first time, the support from African Americans who “strongly favor” Barack Obama takes a nose dive. “For Obama, that’s more than alarming. That’s an air-raid siren at dawn.”
More broken promises? A gay Indonesian man fighting to remain in the United States with his American husband has been denied a reprieve from deportation, which contradicts the Obama administration’s promises that gay binational couples would be considered lower-priority cases.
Tea Party shifts focus. With their favored candidates like Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann now lagging behind or out of the Republican nomination race entirely, many Tea Party activists have shifted their focus towards gaining control of the Congress (a scary thought, but an astute move on their part, and one our side should probably emulate).