Far more importantly, how will Mr Obama’s second inaugural address live up to
the historical benchmarks set by Abraham Lincoln in his second inaugural
address more than 150 years ago? And how will Mr Obama answer the call of a
divided America, in a changing world?

“It is an incredibly intense period,” recalls Jeffrey Lord, a former political
aide in the Reagan White House, “aside from doing your day job – drawing up
gun control measures or strategising over the debt ceiling – you cannot
escape the fact there’s all these people running round in the front yard
with hammers constructing all this stuff.
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