(WASHINGTON EXAMINER) A central goal of Barack Obama's presidency — restoring America's trust in the power and effectiveness of the federal government — is slipping out of his reach.
Obama’s path to the White House was paved by selling himself as a transformational figure who would fundamentally change how Washington operates. Restoring confidence in government has been a frequent theme of the Obama presidency.
More than six years since he entered the Oval Office, the American public now has less faith than ever before in federal institutions to get big things done.
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