US and World Politics/Policy:
- Washington Post: Another ‘Ol Hickory in the White House — an older op-ed piece (Sep. of ’02) but one that still seems on target as it discusses the comparisons between Presidents GW Bush and Andrew Jackson. I do not think Bush has reached Jackson’s level yet, but he does seem to be going in that direction.
- NY Times: U.S. Force in Gulf Is Said to Be Rising to 150,000 Troops
- Washington Post: U.S. Decision On Iraq Has Puzzling Past — Opponents of War Wonder When, How Policy Was Set
- Washington Post: U.S. Maintains War Footing Despite Allies’ Reservations
Report’s Jan. 27 Deadline to Mark Start of ‘Final Phase’