Politics & Government

Politics & Government

Two months out of office, Barack Obama is having a post-presidency like no other

So far, Obama is keeping things low-key, despite clamoring from Democrats for him to do more. But the unprecedented nature of this particular post-presidency means his respite could be brief. Not only are the Obamas still young and unusually popular for a post-White House couple, their decision to stay in Washington while their younger daughter finishes high school has combined with the compulsion of the new Trump administration to keep pulling them back into the spotlight.

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Consultant: Good chance of support if Hilton Head arts venue supporters can agree on a plan

Duncan Webb talks about his experience and what has made Hilton Head Island unique in his career.
Teresa Moss tmoss@islandpacket.com
Consultant: Good chance of support if Hilton Head arts venue supporters can agree on a plan 2:00

Consultant: Good chance of support if Hilton Head arts venue supporters can agree on a plan

At Hilton Head National forum, residents go one-on-one with developer's architect 1:16

At Hilton Head National forum, residents go one-on-one with developer's architect

Near tears, Mayor Bennett asks what Native Islanders have been saying for years 0:43

Near tears, Mayor Bennett asks what Native Islanders have been saying for years

Confederate flag? HB2? Frank Martin impassioned reaction to issues 1:25

Confederate flag? HB2? Frank Martin impassioned reaction to issues