Re: Wash Post: Native Americans Criticize Bush's Silence on School Shooting
Originally Posted by RedsBaron
I agree that a President should say something at a time of any significant national tragedy. Reagan did it. Clinton was very good at it, saying he could "feel" others' "pain". Whether or not Clinton really felt someone else's pain can be debated of course, but it seemed to make people feel better to hear him say it. It is just part of the ceremonial part of the job.
Excellent post RB
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