Cartoons: Polls, wars and economic woes and angry cartoonists
Getting their messages out: Polls, wars and economic woes notwithstanding, it's official. Barack H. Obama wants to be the Democratic standard-bearer. (All stand for "Hail to the Chief," please.) But Tom Toles can't stand the president's inconsistencies. After some budget grandstanding, the family values clan gets a substandard portrait from Clay Bennett. And Matt Bors wants no misunderstanding about our standing obligations to Mideast rebels. Outstanding efforts all.
-- Joel Pett
Editorial cartoon by Clay Bennett / Chattanooga Times Free Press
Editorial cartoon by Matt Bors / United Media
Editorial cartoon by Tom Toles / The Washington Post
Joel Pett is the Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist for the Lexington Herald-Leader in Kentucky. His work also appears in USA Today.