The stirring rhetoric witnessed on the campaign trail and in Tuesday’s inaugural address is laced with spacious language — flexible enough to support conflicting conclusions about what he really believes.
Only decisions, not words, can clarify what Obama stands for. Those are coming soon enough.
Until then, here are the questions still left hanging as the Obama administration begins:
DOES HE REALLY THINK AFGHANISTAN IS WINNABLE? . . .
DO DEFICITS MATTER? . . .
HOW FAST IS TOO FAST IN IRAQ? . . .
[and more about surveillance, unions, Darfur, and the Left . . .]