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New concerns being raised with the United States.
And Russia securing out an agreement on destroying serious chemical weapons how does this impact US foreign policy.
What about the president let's bring in our political insiders John absolutely eight.
Former Republican harassment for New York back and tell Fox News contributor.
Former pollster for president Jimmy Carter Doug -- also a Fox News contributor -- former pollster for Bill Clinton.
Did the president make things worse.
Well in the short term I think these settlement with the Russians.
Probably bought him some time.
But this speech on Tuesday if I have my dates correct.
Clearly from the polling didn't.
Moreover we're looking at a situation where the Syrian government and the Russians have the upper hand in terms of the verification of the agreement we have a budget that is DO way a debt ceiling that is still to be litigated obamacare still up in the air.
Bottom line all that's happened this week is we bought some time and there are a lot of unanswered question.
Let me throw a couple of pulls up on the screen here real clear politics poll averaging -- -- Obama's job approval.
Boy continues to tank here.
And then you look at he is.
Wall Street Journal -- poll.
And it's even worse.
Pat what do you make.
Well I think he's deteriorating I think he would be if the Republicans.
Have any message at all he would really be in trouble.
This was not a good week for his leadership he was bailed out his -- suggested I mean Iraq.
-- Amy gave them up from a life preserver.
But unfortunately a lot of us think -- -- lead footed prevent it was the humiliation he was about to happen in congress.
On the question whether people would support more.
-- what we have right now it's a country of people we've anybody's leaving any.
John I would say we've just been watching one of the single most.
Inept episodes in presidential leadership in our lifetime anyway all absolutely this thing.
He fumbled this thing so badly it ends up.
Being a handoff to Vladimir Putin.
Who now runs the world who -- he's the savior of the world -- on its way to Iran to do a deal there on their nuclear program which will not be good for the United States and the west.
Nothing Putin does is good for the -- And he took -- then Obama insulted him.
Four weeks ago on the show Greg our friend doctor Doug shown here said that that comment that the president made about a prudent app.
He's the kid slouching in the back of the class.
That would cause a backlash from Putin and we've now.
Were beginning to say you want to put up a couple of Gallup polls because they're very revealing her.
You know normally when the president gives his speech the nation urging action people rally behind him just the opposite here look at this.
His speech made it worse arguably.
More people after the speech rallied against him -- the next one here.
Bomb a US air strikes in Syria more people now are against it.
After the president speak -- and this is why would John is saying.
Is so important short term the president was either gonna lose the vote badly or have to pulled the bill without even a vote.
The Russians knew that they were on strong ground.
So that the deal they got which doesn't even include.
An explicit guarantee of force if the agreement isn't captain I don't think there's a person watching who believes the Russians and Syrians can be trusted.
Bottom line the Russians have won the president looks weaker.
And -- you're in a situation where the American people as pat was saying are losing any comrade and it looks in this resident who looks weaker.
Obama or Boehner it's hard choose but it threw -- to have them frankly because they they're Republicans continued failure to have any message at all.
But -- to come back to these numbers in this poll than what we're looking something Greg very significant.
Then the week the -- administration the president mr.
Kerry in the leadership in congress from both parties.
Went out told the American people they had need to dog food in -- with -- you needed.
Then he gets something of speech and demands that they do what he wants it he takes all of the undecideds that's important number.
We saw most polls like compute.
123 -- -- as soon as he spoke they all went opposition this in the republicans'.
Leadership has been part of that.
The leader of the Republican Party got what ten.
Would you have all been very critical of the speaker of the house John Boehner strike but the question you who's more incompetent or an apt the president or the speak.
-- I had to speakers marginally more incompetent and inept at the moment including in this episode because he immediately came out along with the majority leader -- in favor bombing Syria.
Without ever asking the members of his Republican conference where there -- and when they did a head count the day of the president's speech.
They had a dozen members out of 490 or whatever.
I'm just -- 0200 that it's pathetic how.
Little these guys know how to lead -- want to echo something bigger than us that 63%.
Number in that poll.
That is two thirds of the American people telling the government.
We're not doing it anymore we're not like the movie network were mad as hell and we're not taking it anymore.
This and there's no leader leading that -- no -- ball even -- it's grass it's a bunch all spontaneous is -- foreign policy by accident.
It is foreign policy by accident and a sense that it's being made on the fly along with domestic policy.
Being done on the fly president said the the only thing that counts is the end result it doesn't -- matter how messy it is and that's just not true -- Bottom -- the American people see a government that is going from crisis to crisis.
That is rudderless where there's no leadership on the democratic or Republican side and confidence in institutions which is already been low.
Is getting worse and here's the key thing great about this what took place the American people is is Johnson respond to spontaneity which favors bond.
They you normally historically when a president gives a speech -- the ministry says we have to take action.
The country will rally around -- of the worst numbers are up a search option that and more importantly it's across the board it's Democrats Republicans -- independence.
It is it is the elite it is a political class in Washington say we want this in the mainstream of the country -- -- Bold all parties and all ideologies going no no no this is historic infants bills of the domestic politics he can be really -- Our political insiders -- act -- a -- took away.
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