Daily Archives: February 6, 2011

Barack Obama’s handling of the Egyptian revolution has not been widely praised. The White House has struggled to keep pace with events. Easing itself off the spike of its support of Hosni Mubarak’s regime required inelegant contortions. Few in Washington, at any rate, are much impressed.

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I have been the FT's Washington columnist since April 2007. I moved from Britain to the US in 2005 to write for the Atlantic Monthly and the National Journal after 20 years working at the Economist, most recently as deputy editor. I write mainly about the intersection of politics and economics.

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