Topic: Bruce Buchanan
President Obama's speech Tuesday laid out a troop surge for Afghanistan along with an exit plan, a combination approach that is unlikely to fully please or anger anyone.
12/02/2009 12:00 am
The strong ties between President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran and his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chávez are well known. But Brazil's support has set this regional tour apart.
11/25/2009 12:00 am
Bolstered by high approval ratings, the president sees a limited window of opportunity to enact his agenda.
03/11/2009 01:00 am
At weekend house parties, his campaign supporters make a postelection foray into policy.
02/09/2009 12:00 am
The economic stimulus bill is his first big test in replacing ‘old habits’ with less partisanship in Washington.
01/29/2009 12:00 am
He plans to shore up America’s stumbling economy and address pressing issues on the international front.
01/20/2009 12:00 am
Never in polls has one president experienced such highs and lows in job approval.
01/13/2009 12:00 am
The president-elect went public this week to reassure Americans he’s on top of the economic crisis.
11/26/2008 12:00 am
Democratic control of Washington brings unity but also new demands.
11/05/2008 12:00 am
Her better-than-expected performance Thursday probably won’t do much for a weakened McCain campaign.
10/03/2008 01:00 am