He plans to shore up America’s stumbling economy and address pressing issues on the international front.
Admirals and generals hope to connect with soldiers via their own Facebook pages and blogs. But will they tweet?
Says an assessment of past political interference with the Justice Department 'has to be done'
Terrorists have not succeeded in striking on US soil since 9/11. But some say the US focus was too much on a military response, regime change, and a 'with us or against us' mentality.
With Cheney's urging, he insisted that he had that right under the US Constitution, especially during wartime.
The US pursuit of Al Qaeda with airstrikes complicates Pakistan's struggle against the Taliban, who launched their largest attack in months over the weekend.
The covert push to empower Fatah failed. And isolating Hamas just made things worse. But it's not too late to change course.
Violence has plummeted and US forces are pulling back, but the year ahead will test the staying power of gains throughout the country.