|No boost yet for Dems from fight with extremists|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
WASHINGTON ó Itís a political rule of thumb that the public often rallies behind the president when the country faces peril from abroad. Sometimes, that can help candidates from his party in the next election.
So far, that doesnít seem to have happened for President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats as he ramps up a U.S.-led military campaign against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.
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