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Obama Communication

Washington Watch: 'Obama, Where Are You?'

Linnie Frank Bailey | Posted 03.24.2014 | Black Voices
Linnie Frank Bailey

What's coming from the administration in 2014? Will we get better messaging from the president this year than we got in 2013? Not so far.

Will President Obama Learn From His Mistake?

Jennifer Hoelzer | Posted 01.27.2013 | Politics
Jennifer Hoelzer

If President Obama is serious about not letting the biggest mistake of his first term become the biggest mistake of his presidency, then he should consider the possibility that the communication strategy that got him into office doesn't work very well for him in office.

WATCH: Liberal Columnist Gives Obama A Failing Grade

the gavin show | Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.19.2012 | San Francisco

When New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof issued Barack Obama a report card last month, the president's job performance GPA was somewhere in the ...

Mark Blumenthal

Obama's Problem Is Not About 'Connecting.' It's The Economy. | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Washington's political punditry remains taken with the notion that President Obama is failing to "connect" with average Americans. Yet polling data an...

Post-Midterm Elections' 'Moment of Truth'

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clarence B. Jones

The White House is stuck in some parallel universe disconnected from reality. They still think the president's problem was one of developing a more effective way of communicating his message. The problem is the message, not it's communication.

What We Have Here Is a Failure to Communicate

Trey Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trey Ellis

The president, in the main, has done his job getting things done, but the White House Office of Communication has not communicated effectively. What is most dispiriting about this is that they were given the elements of a powerful story.