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St. Petersburg Times: Taking out bin Laden is a major moment for President Obama

by Lisa Mathias

Alex Leary writes for today’s St. Pete Times on President Obama’s decision-making and his role in the successful plan that resulted in Osama bin Laden’s death. David Winston raises questions on how Obama’s stance on foreign policy coupled with his recent achievement will affect his approval numbers while raising certain questions:

Indeed, Obama faces broader questions about his foreign policy strategy. Debate will intensify this summer over his decision to begin withdrawing troops from Afghanistan.

“This is an important accomplishment,” said GOP pollster David Winston. “It sets up, ‘Where does he go from here?’ ”

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