Public Prepares to Greet New President

At the inauguration rehearsal today there was a stand-in for the president-elect with his hand on the Bible. Nine days from now, when Barack Obama takes the oath of office, he will use Abraham Lincoln's Bible, a potent symbol of how far the nation has come in the 200 years since Lincoln was born. "Barack Obama has changed America by just getting elected," said Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton. The American people apparently agree. According to a new ABC News poll, 58 percent of Americans...Full Story
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