Tuesday, August 31, 2010

President Obama addresses the nation as Iraq mission changes

President Obama spoke this evening. Unfortunately, I missed it but here is the link to the full transcript in case you missed it as well: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2010/08/31/transcript-president-obamas-oval-office-speech-iraq/.

Here are the headlines.

Obama Salutes Bush While Noting 'Huge Price' Paid in Iraq – Fox News.com

Obama: Iraq combat mission 'is over' – MSNBC.com

Obama Declares End to U. S. Iraq Combat – Nytimes.com

'It Is Time To Turn The Page' – Huffington Post.com

Obama marks end of combat in Iraq – Chicago Tribune.com & LA times.com

Obama Marks New Focus in Iraq, at Home – The Wall Street Journal


 

I did catch the tail end of MSNBC wrap up and one may have thought Obama was a Republican by their responses. What did others think of what was said?