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By LEE H. HAMILTON
A few weeks ago, in his second inaugural speech, President Obama waded into the longest-running argument our history offers.
“Progress does not compel us to settle centuries-long debates about the role of government for all time,” he said, “but it does require us to act in our time.”
He had just laid out a rationale for government action on infrastructure, protecting the security and dignity of people, climate change, inequality, the strength of arms and the rule of law.
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