A Tale of Two Terms
IMAGE: The Bush Legacy; Polling
President Bush endured his second term without once attaining majority approval.
64 percent think Iraq war not worth fighting in ABC News/Washington Post poll.
Polling and Washington
At Inauguration, Obama enjoys extraodinarily high personal popularity.
IMAGE: The Bush Legacy; Polling
President Bush endured his second term without once attaining majority approval.
Did Bush Change Washington?
IMAGE: Bush Legacy; President
Winning by a hair, claiming mandate; legislative paralysis after early success.
Supreme Court
Bush nominations will have a pronounced impact for decades on law and society.
Politics and Race
Poll: 26 percent call racism a "big problem," down from 54 percent in 1996.
IMAGE: Obama Racial Bridge
Poll: Nearly six in 10 think Obama's presidency will improve race relations
 
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Inauguration Moments
Fashion hits and misses at inaugural balls through the years.
From George Washington to George Bush, historic inaugurations through the years.