Resolutions for 2014 (U.S. News & World Report)


In a U.S. News & World Report opinion piece, Dartmouth’s Charles Wheelan ’88 suggests that President Obama, Republicans, aspiring 2016 presidential candidates, and American voters consider the following New Year’s resolutions:

  • “President Obama: Lead us.
  • “Republicans: Be a more effective and intellectually honest opposition party.
  • “Aspiring 2016 presidential candidates: Do not say anything now that will make it harder for you to govern later.
  • “American voters: Do something to improve the American political situation.”
Wheelan is a senior lecturer and policy fellow at the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences and a senior lecturer in the Department of Economics.

Read the full opinion piece, published 12/24/13 by U.S. News & World Report.

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