Ken Rudin http://wfpl.org en Monday Was All About Obama. Now All He Needs Is A Cabinet. http://wfpl.org/post/monday-was-all-about-obama-now-all-he-needs-cabinet The day had history and symbolism written all over it: the inauguration of President <em><strong>Barack Obama</strong></em>, coming on the very day the nation was honoring the birth of Dr. <em><strong>Martin Luther King Jr.</strong></em><p>The pomp, the ceremony, the speech, the festivities, the parade, the emotions, the hugs, the tears. It's all part of America's finest moment, and yesterday was no exception.<p>But that was yesterday. That "era of good feelings," all one day of it, is about to be replaced by the need to get things done. Improving a stuttering economy. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 17:01:39 +0000 Ken Rudin 3537 at http://wfpl.org Monday Was All About Obama. Now All He Needs Is A Cabinet. What To Look For On Election Day: The Battle For The White House & Congress http://wfpl.org/post/what-look-election-day-battle-white-house-congress Tuesday, as those who follow politics probably know, is Election Day. The battle between President<em><strong> Barack Obama</strong></em> and Republican challenger <em><strong>Mitt Romney</strong></em> has been contentious, expensive, personal, illuminating, ugly, frustrating, petty, enlightening and, above all, long. Mon, 05 Nov 2012 14:15:43 +0000 Ken Rudin 2331 at http://wfpl.org What To Look For On Election Day: The Battle For The White House & Congress Is The V.P. Debate A Sideshow Or Something More? http://wfpl.org/post/vp-debate-sideshow-or-something-more The reviews are in and, agree with them or not, most people thought <strong><em>Mitt Romney</em></strong> bested <strong><em>Barack Obama</em></strong> in Wednesday's presidential debate. The two don't meet again until Oct. 16, but in the meantime, there will be the vice-presidential face-off this Thursday.<p>How much pressure is riding on Vice President <em><strong>Joe Biden</strong></em> and Republican challenger <em><strong>Paul Ryan</strong></em>?<p>Some are selling it as a potential game changer. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 12:06:53 +0000 Ken Rudin 1941 at http://wfpl.org Is The V.P. Debate A Sideshow Or Something More?