This article is the fortieth in a continuing series chronicling the unfolding history of the Obama Administration. The writer's opinions are not offered, leaving the readers to arrive at their own conclusions.
"This Labor Day, we are reminded that we didn't become the most prosperous country in the world by rewarding greed and recklessness. We did it by rewarding hard work and responsibility. We did it by recognizing that we rise or we fall together as one nation one people all of us vested in one another."__Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, in his Weekly Address, September 4, 2010
Day585/Sep1st/Wednesday: The President was briefed via telephone by the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate on the preparations for potential impacts of Hurricane Earl on the East Coast and New England. Readout
The President met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel in the Oval Office of the White House. Remarks by President Obama & Prime Minister Netanyahu after Bilateral Meeting Video