In His Second Inaugural, Can Obama Reassure a Worried Public?

Thomas, Evan
January 2013
Newsweek Global;1/18/2013, Vol. 161 Issue 3, p1
The article discusses U.S. President Barack Obama's second inaugural speech which will be delivered in January 2013 in Washington, D.C., including a critique of Obama's first inaugural speech, as well as information on the speech writing practices of several former U.S. Presidents such as Bill Clinton and Lyndon Johnson. Presidential historian Michael Beschloss examines former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's second inaugural speech which was delivered one month before his death.


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