The second-term curse is the perceived tendency of second terms of recent U.S.
presidents to ... "Triumphant Obama Faces New Foe in 'Second-Term Curse'".
Dec 21, 2015 ... Presidential scholars have a term to describe the typical experience of a chief
executive who wins re-election to the White House. It's called the ...
Jan 6, 2016 ... President Obama in Newark in November. The durability of Mr. Obama's second-
term legacy depends partly on his successor. Credit Zach ...
Dec 19, 2013 ... Barack Obama and George Bush have at least one thing in common when it
comes to the second terms they won — the first year of their ...
Dec 22, 2015 ... Scholars have talked for years about presidents and the "second-term curse."
Obama appears to have avoided it quite nicely.
Jan 19, 2013 ... Obama, who has made a habit of bucking historic trends, is hoping to defy the
second-term curse. He'll try to transform his campaign ...
May 15, 2013 ... In January, President Obama was upbeat when he met with historians about
having won a 'second chance' to do big things. Now a trio of ...
Jan 11, 2013 ... In other words, Obama could face the supposed "second-term curse," whereby
his political capital is greatly diminished over the additional term ...
May 16, 2013 ... President Obama is facing one of his roughest stretches in office after questions
about the government's response to the attacks in Benghazi, ...
On Jan. 21, Barack Obama was sworn in for his second term as President of the
United States. Presidents entering their second term may hope that the job will ...