Obama’s presidential legacy, and his ability to make a dent in our country’s deep and urgent problems, depend on his willingness to make last week’s bread-breaking more than a one-time public relations stunt.
Instead of just showing up once for dinner, Obama has to put something on the table.
Brad Todd is a founding partner of OnMessage Inc., a Republican media and opinion research firm.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.