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’
    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 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 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
  • The West Spreading New Wave of Feel-Good Movies and False Hopes
    Watch blockbuster movies from the “south” and chances are you will start to believe that the world is not really such a desperate place. Perhaps you might even get convinced that under the present imperialist and turbo-capitalist global arrangement ...
    05/27/2017 - 7:49 am | View Link
  • Arsenal win the FA Cup and end Chelsea's Double hopes in dramatic Wembley final
    Wenger celebrates with his players after their FA Cup final victory Getty One man stands alone, after denying Chelsea the double. Arsene Wenger ends one of the most difficult seasons of his career with admirable defiance and victory, to become the manager ...
    05/27/2017 - 7:47 am | View Link
  • Joe Blanton is throwing without pain, hopes consistent mechanics will follow
    For most of the first month and a half of the season, Joe Blanton threw with pain. It wasn’t constant and not every day. Sometimes little adjustments helped, and he tried a lot of them. But the tweaks never stopped his shoulder from bothering him for long.
    05/27/2017 - 7:47 am | View Link
  • FA Cup Final: Arsenal win to end Chelsea’s Double hopes
    Aaron Ramsey’s header won the FA Cup for Arsenal as Chelsea missed out on the Double. Alexis Sanchez’s controversial early goal put the Gunners ahead at Wembley, where the Premier League champions were reduced to 10 men midway through the second half ...
    05/27/2017 - 7:46 am | View Link
  • Westwood raises home hopes once again at Wentworth
    VIRGINIA WATER, England -- A late burst of three birdies has given Lee Westwood yet another opportunity to finally claim the BMW PGA Championship trophy he so covets. Heading into the final round tied third -- the fourth time in the last seven years he has ...
    05/27/2017 - 7:40 am | View Link
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  • Take your pension as early as you can | Kirkpatrick & Hopes
    Tax Director Andy Scott of Reading accountants Kirkpatrick & Hopes says he is taking his pension as soon as he can
    05/24/2017 - 5:45 pm | View Website
  • Hope
    Hope is an optimistic attitude of mind that is based on an expectation of positive outcomes related to events and circumstances in one's life or the world at large ...
    05/23/2017 - 7:12 pm | View Website
  • The Best Gluten Free Vegan Bread! ~ Hopes Kitchen
    The Best Gluten Free Vegan Bread *Make sure dry ingredients are at room temperature before starting 3 c (324 g) GF Flour Mix - I used Paula's GF Flour Mix-see below ...
    05/22/2017 - 11:09 pm | View Website
  • Hope
    Shop the latest Womenswear, Menswear, Shoes and Accessories Collection from Hope official website. Worldwide Shipping.
    05/22/2017 - 8:32 pm | View Website
  • 5 hopes for a North American World Cup in 2026 | FOX Sports
    The U.S. has bid to host the 2026 World Cup. It's been over 20 years since the World Cup was played in the U.S. This is what I hope 2026 brings to our game.
    05/21/2017 - 5:55 pm | View Website
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