Lee H. Hamilton
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It didn’t get much attention at the time, but the elections last November did more than give Republicans a majority in the U.S. Senate.
In his speech last week outlining his plans to use military force against the jihadists of the Islamic State, President Obama gave Congress only passing mention. “I have the authority to address the threat from ISIL,” he said.
The American public has lost patience with Washington. The question is, now what?