On the morning of Barack Obama’s first inauguration in 2009, ABC’s Good Morning America team called it, “A new dawn…fueled by hope and the shared dreams of a renewed America.” But on the morning of Donald Trump’s inauguration, ABC didn’t have the same rosy outlook. Instead of the utopia they predicted would happen under Obama,

today ABC claimed the country was going back to the start of the Civil War. During the 8:00 hour, Robin Roberts asked ABC’s Chief Political Analyst Matthew Dowd what he “expected to hear” from Donald Trump today. Instead of the gushy response about hope and unity that ABC relayed during Obama’s inauguration, Dowd compared today to a divided America at war with each other: READ MORE