In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Obama Schedule || October 1, 2010

11:05 am || Announces resignation of Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel
11:30 am || Meets with Secretary of State Clinton
2:00 pm || Attends Justice Kagan’s Investiture Ceremony
4:00 pm || Meets with Defense Secretary Gates

All times Eastern
Live stream of Gibbs briefing at 12:15 pm