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Posted by: Jane Sasseen on January 20
With Barack Obama’s inauguration today as the 44th president of the United States, the election of 2008 is now thoroughly over.
So is this blog. But the action in Washington has only just begun, and we’ll give you a ringside seat over on BusinessWeek’s new blog about the intersection of business and government, at Money & Politics.
See you there!
Washington Bureau Chief
Washington Bureau Chief Jane Sasseen and other BusinessWeek writers cover the run-up to the Nov. 4 presidential election, paying close attention to how the candidates will handle issues such as housing, the economy, unemployment, and immigration.