Winning the battle but losing the war
A winner with a thin ruling coalition
“…the Obama administration has indicated intentions to work around Congress to get what it wants.”
“Lashkar Gah will not fall.”
Grand anti-ISIS coalition a myth?
43/55 on job approval, and economic numbers looking dicey.
“The Syrian citizen is paying the price. The coalition took some of the burden from the regime.”
Quid pro quo?
Legal niceties aside.
Congress to grill Kerry, Hagel on that point this week.
Losing his coalition.
“Extremists are defeated only when responsible nations and their peoples unite to oppose them.”