Where Did Hopes For Obama Go?

ONE YEAR LATER | Supporters are realizing that campaigning is fun, the slog of governing, less so.

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  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man
    After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
  • Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughsObama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs
    President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers. The furloughs stemmed from the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts that started taking effect in March. Millions of air travelers were affected recently by delayed flights across the country because of the furloughs. More
  • Canberra Strikers keep finals hopes alive with 7-0 win over Northern ... - Sydney Morning Herald
    Canberra Strikers keep finals hopes alive with 7-0 win over Northern ... - Brisbane Times
    10/5/2014 - 5:45 am | View Link
  • SHAPE edges Alconbury to keep hopes alive - Stars and Stripes
    SHAPE, coming off a run to the European championship game, improved to 2-2 and buttressed its playoff hopes with the victory.
    10/4/2014 - 3:14 pm | View Link
  • Mo. money: Pujols hopes to add to KC legend - Major League Baseball
    Mo. money: Pujols hopes to add to KC legend - Los Angeles Angels
    10/4/2014 - 10:55 am | View Link
  • Fanning's world title hopes take a hit - ABC Online
    Mick Fanning's hopes of defending his surfing world championship suffered a blow when he was knocked out in the fifth round of the tour event in
    10/4/2014 - 7:35 am | View Link
  • Atlanta mayor hopes for new Hawks owner by Dec. 31 - FOXNews.com
    Atlanta mayor hopes for new Hawks owner by Dec. 31 - Sacramento Bee
    10/3/2014 - 1:57 pm | View Link
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  • Chaminade volleyball trio hopes to cap long journey with title
    Inseparable since pre-kindergarten, Chaminade’s standout trio of Sydney Armbrister, Jacqui Koebel and Jackie Yao is that long running hit band on its last tour. When the Lions (17-7) face Somerset in the District 14-4A playoffs Tuesday, it will mark the ...
    10/20/2014 - 3:16 pm | View Link
  • Windham schools hopes to diversify its teaching staff
    WINDHAM — The staff of Windham Public Schools is nowhere near as diverse as the students it teaches. Superintendent Patricia Garcia noticed the discrepancy and has also heard about it from the community. Garcia has launched a committee to address the issue.
    10/20/2014 - 3:06 pm | View Link
  • EXO's Tao hopes for no more defections of his bandmates
    Tao, member of K-pop idol band EXO, hoped on Monday that the remaining group members would stay together without any more defections. "Ten diamonds. Just like this bracelet, I hope that the remaining 10 of us can continue to stay together," he wrote on ...
    10/20/2014 - 3:04 pm | View Link
  • Business owner hopes Erwin can stomach food carts
    ERWIN — Lewis Carsten admits business was initially a little sporadic at the eatery he and his wife, Pat, opened in Erwin a little more than four months ago. But Carsten said the reputation of Hillbilly Butts and Brisket BBQ has spread, and he is now ...
    10/20/2014 - 2:59 pm | View Link
  • NASA hopes drones will help fight fire
    HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – New technology developed at Langley Research Center is designed to help spot and extinguish fires before they get out of control. On Monday, 10 On Your Side got a first-hand look at the drones that can detect danger. Not only can ...
    10/20/2014 - 1:58 pm | View Link
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  • Dresses
    Judith March: The Colors Of Fall Dress: Brown/Multi. $52.99 Ark & Co: Every Mile A Memory Dress: Ivory/Peach
    10/20/2014 - 8:04 am | View Website
  • Northern Nevada HOPES
    Northern Nevada HOPES is a nonprofit community health center located in downtown Reno, NV that provides integrated medical care and wellness services.
    10/20/2014 - 5:05 am | View Website
    HOPES is a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Madison, Wisconsin. We are an organization of volunteers. As suicide survivors, our losses have motivated us to action.
    10/19/2014 - 8:08 pm | View Website
  • HOPES | New Jersey Community Action Agency | Making Change ...
    HOPES is a Non-Profit Agency established in 1964 that provides programs which respond to the social, educational, and training needs of the community.
    10/19/2014 - 6:21 pm | View Website
  • Hopes | Define Hopes at Dictionary.com
    The high hopes for this newfangled idea still resonate in the one piece of mail known to exist from that day's attempt. Paleontologists there have been ...
    10/19/2014 - 12:01 pm | View Website
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