—WashPost’s Balz: Obama’s overseas trip “was a clear success…What isn’t measurable is whether it worked.”
—LA Times: He “conquered” the Middle East and Europe, but the “more challenging battleground” is winning over Middle America.
—Politico: Obama “[transferred] an American-style campaign to Europe and the Middle East, and [delivered] a near-flawless performance.”
—Chicago Trib: Obama should be prepared to transition from “the world stage” back to “U.S. scrutiny.”