The president-elect, an avid basketball player, has a good jump shot. Bill Clinton was creative with his scoring on the golf course. Richard Nixon liked bowling, while Herbert Hoover was a fanatical trout fisherman.
The president-elect's proposed Artists Corps is one plank in his push to revitalize the arts in education.
Says an assessment of past political interference with the Justice Department 'has to be done'
Most of the president-elect’s picks seem poised for easy votes – with a few exceptions.
Many inaugural addresses have droned on, dwelling on Roman history or forgotten legislative quarrels.
Obama’s inaugural events are expected to draw unprecedented crowds.