Media to President: You’re a Liberal!
Huffington Post - 02/13/2013
The state of the union may or may not be strong, but the State of the Union was liberal.
That was the view of media commentators from the left, right and center the morning after President Barack Obama delivered his fourth State of the Union address. The president called for a higher minimum wage, universal preschool and action on gun control and climate change, among other things. And the consensus is that his support for such measures signaled a public embrace of activist government that we’ve rarely seen since the rise of Ronald Reagan more than three decades ago.