From the AZCentral:
"We're seeing a more vocal Obama," said Louis DeSipio, a political-science professor at University of California, Irvine. … "The powers of the president are relatively few, especially when his party doesn't control the Congress," DeSipio said. "One of those powers is the bully pulpit, the ability to talk directly to the American people about issues."

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