Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Change Has Come to the White House

At last!  And change has also come to WhiteHouse.gov with the addition of the new White House Blog.  Macon Phillips, the Director of New Media for the White House, explains, “Millions of Americans have powered President Obama’s journey to the White House, … Continue reading

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Arts Advocate Bill Ivey on Obama’s Team

Shortly after President-elect Obama chose Rahm Emanuel as his White House Chief of Staff (causing a stir in the dance world since Emanuel studied ballet at the Joffrey and later at Sarah Lawrence College), Bill Ivey, former Chairman of the … Continue reading

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CHANGE Has Come to America

Grant Park in Chicago – November 4, 2008 “The road ahead will be long, our climb will be steep.  We may not get there in one year or even one term, but America, I have never been more hopeful than I … Continue reading

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Obama, McCain, and the Arts

I wasn’t expecting any questions in the last presidential debate to address the candidates’ arts policies, because, let’s face it – the state of the arts doesn’t affect most Americans on a daily basis. People want to hear about issues … Continue reading

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