"Worst Week in Washington" winner: President Barack Obama
After dodging the "award" for more than three months, President Barack Obama is our choice for the "Worst Week in Washington" winner.
Obama's week began with the controversy created by his comments about a Manhattan mosque and Islamic cultural center and ended with national polls showing that his disapproval numbers had sailed to record highs.
And, to cap the week off, Obama jetted off for 10 days of vacation in Martha's Vineyard -- not exactly the vacation destination of choice for the majority of middle class Americans.
You can read the whole "Worst Week in Washington" here. Or check it out in the dead-tree edition of the Post on Sunday.
Don't forget to check out our archive of past winners.
| August 20, 2010; 3:29 PM ET
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