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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  • Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’
    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • 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
  • Teck Hopes to Join Glencore in Dividend Boost as Metals Soar
    Teck Resources Ltd. may become the latest miner to loosen its purse strings for shareholders as commodities recover from the worst slump in a generation. The Vancouver-based producer of steelmaking coal, zinc and copper will consider changing its dividend ...
    12/9/2016 - 11:27 pm | View Link
  • Passed defense bill silent on Ellsworth, but strike bomber hopes persist
    WASHINGTON | The Senate passed the annual defense policy bill 92-7 a week after the House overwhelmingly approved the measure 375-34. The votes give Congress solid veto-proof majorities in both chambers as the bill heads to President Obama for his signature.
    12/9/2016 - 11:10 pm | View Link
  • Nigerian artist, Arinze Stanley Egbe, hopes to build a strong recognition for the genre of hyper realistic art
    “I see a future where Nigerian artists will be taken as or even more seriously than engineers, lawyers and doctors. A future where Nigeria will be a centre for Arts globally.” – Arinze Stanley Egbe ‘Practice, patience, and persistence’ is Arinze ...
    12/9/2016 - 10:49 pm | View Link
  • Slim margin ends state hopes
    College Station High School senior defensive back Caleb Ross sits on the field behind his teammates after a playoff football loss of 31-30 to Calallen High School on Friday at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
    12/9/2016 - 10:37 pm | View Link
  • Zidane Hopes Ronaldo’s Tax Issue Will Be Fixed Quickly
    Madrid, Dec 10 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane defended his superstar striker Cristiano Ronaldo whose has been dragged in a tax investigation being carried out by the Spanish treasury, urging a quick solution for the problem. “Sure that when we ...
    12/9/2016 - 10:15 pm | View Link
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  • David Jay
    David Jay (born April 24, 1982) is an American asexual activist. Jay is the founder and webmaster of the Asexual Visibility and Education Network (AVEN).
    12/7/2016 - 11:24 pm | View Website
  • Nintendo shares jump as Pokemon GO dominates US App store ...
    Nintendo shares in Japan surged on hopes that the new Pokémon Go app would give the company's mobile gaming business a serious boost. The stock closed up 24.52 ...
    12/6/2016 - 1:17 pm | View Website
  • Computer Hope's Free Computer Help
    Free computer help and support. Answering all your computer related questions with complete information on all hardware and software.
    12/4/2016 - 8:19 am | View Website
  • Hope | Hope Definition by Merriam-Webster
    expect, hope, look mean to await some occurrence or outcome. expect implies a high degree of certainty and usually involves the idea of preparing or envisioning ...
    12/3/2016 - 11:40 am | View Website
  • Arctic Cat CEO hope s new HQ, new products ignite ...
    GLEN STUBBE Arctic Cat CEO Chris Metz in the company's new Headquarters in North Loop Minneapolis. The building is the renovated and expanded site of the Western ...
    12/2/2016 - 9:57 pm | View Website
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