Vanderbilt Political Review

Team of Allies: Obama’s Second Term Cabinet

Nicholas Vance

January 15, 2013

After the undeniably historic 2008 election, newly-elected Barack Obama looked to the lessons of history to shape his own cabinet. Following his nomination fight with Hillary Clinton, Obama said in an interview with Joe Klein...

The Much Expected Expectations Game

Nicholas Vance

October 1, 2012

In a campaign season filled with self-aggrandizement and conceit, both Presidential candidates have suddenly become struck with modesty.  The game of debate expectations is underway, and both the Obama and Romney campaigns have...

President Clinton Serves as Team Obama Surrogate

Nicholas Vance

September 6, 2012

As the 2012 Presidential election enters its final two months, the Democrats are employing a weapon absent from the Republican Party’s arsenal – a popular former President. President Clinton, who according to Politico,...

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