Politics & Government

February 17, 2009 5:01 PM

Finding the capital a downer, Obama revives the campaign

Less than a month into office, President Barack Obama is trying to recapture the energy and common-man feel of the campaign trail to ease the harder task of governing. He's adopting the "permanent campaign" as a major tool for how he conducts his presidency, ditching Washington for the road, early and often.

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