What the New President Should Consider

Where is the solid ground upon which to build, to restore some clear sense of national interest and national purpose, to restore confidence in the political process and in government itself? We don’t simply have a financial problem, a problem of economic balance and structure: we have a more fundamental problem of effective governance.

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