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Politics as usual

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by carpro, Nov 7, 2008.

  1. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
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    Obama takes his first steps toward politics as usual, not "change", and his version of "unity".




    http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/06/us/politics/06rahm.html?_r=1&ref=politics&oref=slogin

    Obama’s First Decision Has Capital Asking: Politics as Usual, or Fresh Start?

    WASHINGTON — After President-elect Barack Obama ran a nearly flawless 21-month campaign, Democrats are second-guessing one of his first and most important postelection decisions: Why is he asking Representative Rahm Emanuel — “Rahmbo,” one of the capital’s most in-your-face partisan actors — to be his chief of staff?
     
  2. Martin

    Martin Active Member

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    I am not surprised. I am not shocked. I always said that Obama was not the standard bearer of change.
     
  3. NaasPreacher (C4K)

    NaasPreacher (C4K) Well-Known Member

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    Just like some have been saying - he is just another politician.
     
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