Posts tagged urged-him

Obama’s Democrats call for trade policy overhaul (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Some of President Barack Obama’s fellow Democrats urged him on Wednesday to abandon the Doha round of global trade talks and start over with an agenda to protect labor rights and environmental standards.

U.S. lawmakers press Obama on Afghan war strategy (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama told congressional leaders on Tuesday his decision on a new Afghan war strategy would not make everyone happy, while Republicans urged him to heed his military commander’s call for more troops.