Leadership According to Obama and Romney


 

Official photographic portrait of US President...

Official photographic portrait of US President Barack Obama (born 4 August 1961; assumed office 20 January 2009) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney tackled this election cycle’s hot-button issues–from job creation to tax cuts–in separate 60 Minutesinterviews that aired Sunday night.

 

But besides meticulous planning and a command of policy details, what else does it take to run the country? The candidates candidly shared their thoughts on the requirements for a commander-in-chief. (We’ve got the highlights here; scroll down to watch the longer video segments.)

 

On must-have leadership quality

 

Romney: “People have to look at that person and say, ‘I may disagree with them. But I know where they stand. And I can trust them.’  A leader has the capacity of vision, the ability to see where things are headed before people in general see those things.”

 

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