But as he prepares to leave the White House, he also opens up more on mistakes and disappointments.
Never in polls has one president experienced such highs and lows in job approval.
Readers write about the core issue in Gaza, and why playing the blame game and war are both futile.
He aims to expand access to the remaining $350 billion in TARP funding.
Keynesian economics is being hailed as key to ending the collapse.
Errors of omission, inaction may define his economic legacy.