Or were led to believe. Generally, after securing the nomination, most political candidates of either party begin a tack toward the center on policies, this is normal since it is the middle voters that give a candidate a victory.
But I suppose what bothers me most about Obama's politics (and I have never liked them at all) is that he stands there and says he has a different way to do things, but doesn't really follow through.
Where are teh creative solutions and policy proposals? Where are the rejection of traditional politics that sold so many people on Obama? For that matter, where are they from John McCain? Or anyone?