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By John Kerry
John Kerry has had a extraordinary lifestyles and is among the most beneficial public servants in the US this day, having come to the leading edge of nationwide awareness as a veteran talking out opposed to the Vietnam conflict simply after he back from front strains. he's some of the most robust leaders of the Democratic get together and-with a fierce landmark presidential crusade looming sooner than the 2004 election-could someday develop into the main strong guy on the earth. As an interloper between insiders within the U.S. Senate, John Kerry hasn't ever been afraid to conflict the political institution and struggle the fights that desire battling. Now, in a choice to provider, Kerry officially introduces himself to the state. In a publication wealthy with autobiographical information that specify the studies in the back of the tips, Kerry bargains his imaginative and prescient for the USA.
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Extra resources for A Call to Service: My Vision for a Better America
He challenged America globally—insisting that we do more and that we do certain things not because they were easy but because they were hard. That is the standard of leadership, engagement, and vision that defines our party and that must now be our standard if we are to lead this nation once again. 40 A Ca l l to S e rv i c e Remember that the president has three key responsibilities in his job description: chief executive of the fiscal and domestic policies of the United States, head of state and therefore the nation’s chief diplomat, and commander in chief of the nation’s military forces.
As President Clinton understood, the people who actually cast votes do not have brains divided into left and right ideological segments that vibrate only when stimulated by particular liberal or conservative messages. Americans expect their elected officials to have a constructive solution to every national problem. More to the point, Democrats cannot truly hold President Bush responsible for the vast, phony Potemkin Village of his nice-sounding but empty domestic policies unless we hold ourselves responsible for articulating our policies on “their” defense and foreign policy issues.
And this is the same administration that has managed to pass along trillions of dollars in new debt, along with neglect of big national challenges, to future generations. 12 A Ca l l to S e rv i c e In my campaign I intend to hold the president accountable for breaking all three of his big promises, applying the very standards he set for himself. And there’s an even more fundamental issue upon which I intend to pose the choice between another term for George W. Bush and a Kerry administration. It is a question central to all the challenges our country faces in the new world created by the end of the cold war with communism and the beginning of a war with terrorist networks and other globalized threats to our security.
A Call to Service: My Vision for a Better America by John Kerry