Background, context, and assumptions:
"This is my last election," Obama said, leaning close to Medvedev after a bilateral meeting held here as part of a nuclear security summit. "After my election, I have more flexibility."
- Someone who respects democracy would tell us what he honestly believes, and try to persuade us that their opinions are correct. Unstead of saying they can't do what they REALLY want to do until after the election, when they won't be held accountable by democracy.