Posts tagged president-obama

Obama Delays Trip to Copenhagen by One Week (International Herald Tribune)

The White House said Friday that President Obama was delaying his appearance in Copenhagen at the international summit on climate change by a week so he could be there at the same time as other world leaders.

Obama approval rating below 50 percent (CNN)

Support for President Obama has dropped below 50 percent for the first time in a CNN poll despite high marks for his recently announced Afghanistan policy.

Obama: Jobs news ‘modestly encouraging’ (CNN)

President Obama on Friday praised the latest jobs figures that show a drop in the U.S. unemployment rate from 10.2 percent to 10 percent in November.

Obama’s decision an act of leadership (CNN)

After months of review, President Obama has made a decision that will not please the base of his party.

Obama ally breaks with him on Afghanistan (CNN)

Illinois Rep. Jan Schakowsky was one of President Obama’s earliest and most ardent supporters.

Obama outlines troop buildup, withdrawal plan for Afghan war (CNN)

President Obama launched a new chapter in the Afghanistan war Tuesday, committing an additional 30,000 U.S. troops while setting a goal of starting to bring forces home by July 2011.

Will Obama’s war become his Vietnam? (CNN)

As President Obama prepares to announce that he’s sending more troops to Afghanistan, comparisons to the war in Vietnam are often invoked.

Obama to send 30,000 more troops to Afghanistan (CNN)

President Obama is sending 30,000 additional troops to Afghanistan and is ordering military officials to get the reinforcements there within six months, White House officials told CNN Tuesday.

Obama informs top diplomatic, military officials of Afghan decision (CNN)

President Obama has informed several top diplomatic and military officials about his decision regarding new U.S.

Obama faces risk of a wartime presidency (CNN)

President Obama is taking a huge step in his presidency.