Obama Can't Go to China

Many supporters are willing to accept that it’s politically expedient for Barack Obama to align himself with Jewish causes and distance himself from Muslim and Arab concerns, writes Steve Kornacki, but few realize that he won’t have any more latitude if he becomes president.

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