Obama’s closing line -- “let it be said by our children’s children that when we were tested we refused to let this journey end” – seems to reaffirm his very Lincolnian idea of America as a work in progress.
By Billy House
November 20, 2014 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is drawing a parallel between President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and President Obama's planned executive actions on immigration reform.
Ego Trip? Historians Say Obama Is No Lincoln - CBS News
President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sprung a surprise on tourists in Washington Monday with an unannounced trip to the Lincoln Memorial.