Amidst a typically gentle yet breezy twilight in the San Francisco Bay area, President Obama did something also typical for this moneyed region: he held a pair of fundraisers, with scant attention paid to the Golden State’s ailing economy – an economy Mitt Romney sees asa scourge of the nation.
Think of it as a modern-day Caesar visiting a conquered land. Only, the goal is to collect a multitude of healthy tributes – with no promises of new roads or aqueducts.
Veni, vidi . . . we take Visa.