Thomas Jefferson: Obama Not Up to the Task?10 Mar 2009 / Thomas Jefferson
Obama still has the approval of the people, but the establishment is beginning to mumble that the president may not have what it takes.
Gee — do you really think so? What was your first clue? The loud noise of nest eggs being crushed all over America every time he opens his mouth?
President of the United States is not a job for a dilettante three years out of the Illinois state senate. Before I was elected president, I served as governor of Virginia, minister to France, secretary of state under George Washington and vice president under John Adams.
I also wrote the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom and, in my younger years, at age 33, a little something called the Declaration of Independence.
President Obama’s accomplishments? I’ll step aside and let one of his supporters enumerate them: