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With Democrats split on inequality
issues, Obama shifts talk
away from income gap

Washington Post, by Zachary A. Goldfarb

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 7/5/2014 12:02:16 AM

After making fighting income inequality an early focus of his second term, President Obama has largely abandoned talk of the subject this election year in a move that highlights the emerging debate within the Democratic Party over economic populism and its limits. During the first half of this year, Obama shifted from income inequality to the more politically palatable theme of lifting the middle class, focusing on issues such as the minimum wage and the gender pay gap that are thought to resonate with a broader group of voters. The pivot is striking for a president who identified inequality as

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: binthere_dunthat, 7/5/2014 3:56:30 AM     (No. 9911559)

Just keep searching for new directions Barry.

I doubt that anyone will notice that you´re a complete failure at everything besides destroying the U.S.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/5/2014 5:13:18 AM     (No. 9911582)

Barry is only shifting from the ´income gap´ because he is the worst offender himself. Just ask the women in the WH. Except the Muslim Brotherhood Jarret. She probably is slipped more pay in her checks than the incompetent Barry himself.

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