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Columnist Charles Blow! "Of the 168 promises where action has been completed, they judge Obama to have broken only 19. That's not bad..."
That's certainly one way to look at it.

After confessing that "President Obama's relationship with America, like many a young marriage, is growing sour" in his Saturday column "The Thrill Is Gone," Charles Blow defended the president by citing a promises-kept tally at PolitiFact.com:

Of the 168 promises where action has been completed, they judge Obama to have broken only 19. That's not bad, and it must be acknowledged. We have to stop waiting for him to be great and allow him to be good.

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