Actions have costs, and unlike Reagan, who gave oppressed people hope, Obama gives The Oppressed good reason to be even more fearful.
Obama.. The Despot's Best Friend.
Willing to laugh and listen to despots crap all over America, but unable or willing to speak with the Rush Limbaugh, Obama's anointed leader of the opposition.
Despots "yes we can speak with you"... Conservatives... "no chance we will speak with you."
This is the same mentality as during The Clintons years. The Republicans were the enemy... real enemies and threats were outsourced to the UN or not dealt with at all.
Venezuela Opposition Leader Rosales Flees to Peru (Update3) - Bloomberg.com
.The crackdown comes as Chavez seeks improved relations with President Barack Obama, whose hand he shook at least three times at last weekend’s Fifth Summit of the Americas.
Republican Senator John Ensign of Nevada said in broadcast comments over the weekend that it was “irresponsible” to be seen “joking” with Chavez. Venezuela is the fourth-biggest supplier of foreign crude oil to the U.S.