The term "bully pulpit" stems from President Theodore Roosevelt's reference to the White House as a "bully pulpit," meaning a terrific platform from which to persuasively advocate an agenda. Roosevelt often used the word "bully" as an adjective meaning superb/wonderful. The Bully Pulpit features news, reasoned discourse, opinion and some humor.
I support CAFTA. ... Already, 80% of imports coming from Latin America already come tariff-free, whereas 80% of our stuff going to Latin America is getting socked with tariffs. ... With CAFTA, we get those tariffs removed. ... Also, the Chinese were ready to strike a deal with Latin America if we didn't. ... I believe this deal is good for the US.