Obama Second Inaugural Address Confronts Familiar Challenges

At the height of the "fiscal cliff" showdown, the final political battle of his first term, President Barack Obama lamented the bitter persistence of Washington partisanship as "déjà vu all over again." Today, as Obama delivers his second inaugural address on the west front of the Capitol, he could say the same thing about the looming political battles of his new term. Four years ago, Obama took office amidst what he then described as "gathering clouds and raging storms," an economic crisis...Full Story
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