Secretary of Defense Robert Gates (left) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen testify before the House Armed Services Committee on Thursday about Operation Odyssey Dawn. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

Obama To Speak On U.S. Role In Libya

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/134930906/134930866" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

In Congressional Budget Fight, Deal Seems Far Off

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/134930889/134930861" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The north entrance to the Greenbrier gives no clues to a secret bunker for Congress. Courtesy of The Greenbrier Resort hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of The Greenbrier Resort

The Secret Bunker Congress Never Used

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/134379296/134886106" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President Obama has "often confounded his opponents by defying political stereotypes," says Julian Zelizer, a presidential historian at Princeton University. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

President Obama is focusing his review on government agencies that deal with trade and exports. Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images

Obama Agency Review Looks To Snip The Red Tape

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/134804029/134814078" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript