What are we going to do, let them vote in someone like Mike Huckabee or Sarah Palin? Jesus Christ, I don’t want anyone to have their finger on the button who might think God might tell them one day that it’s time for Armageddon.
It’s shitty policy, but I understand it from a political perspective. Too bad getting re-elected often trumps doing the right thing.
I’m hoping he finds it in him to bring about some real change his second term, but I doubt it. No one who has one eye on their career ever really does the right thing. We’d have to elect someone who really has nothing to lose.