But the next several weeks present a minefield for President Obama and his reelection campaign.
Gingrich, God bless him, rushed into the minefield of immigration.
Unfortunately, as you ascend the ranks, you discover that politics is a minefield.
Touting a positive agenda, Obama plans to focus on trade, but that too is a minefield.
I looked around and I saw everyone looking at me; I was in the minefield next to a mine.
E 21 dived to 130 feet to pass under the minefield which guards the "narrows," and went through by compass and dead reckoning.
But first they must tackle the light guns which protect the minefield from the sweepers.
As there was no traffic of any sort in the western half of the channel we surmised—correctly—that a minefield was laid there.
Mudros is a land-locked harbour, the entrance easily controlled by a boom and a minefield.
Under such conditions the position of the minefield would be known to the enemy.