Week in Review: Obama Surges Forward This week presidential hopeful Barack Obama made significant progress in his bid to be the Democratic nominee. Also this week, President Bush promised to veto a farm bill and a housing aid bill.
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Week in Review: Obama Surges Forward

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Week in Review: Obama Surges Forward

Week in Review: Obama Surges Forward

Week in Review: Obama Surges Forward

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This week presidential hopeful Barack Obama made significant progress in his bid to be the Democratic nominee. Also this week, President Bush promised to veto a farm bill and a housing aid bill. Outside of the United States, the junta in Myanmar slowed international efforts to aid cyclone victims.