In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Obama Schedule || July 22, 2010

11:25 am || Delivers remarks and signs the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act; State Dining Room

1:30 pm || Meets with Iraq Commander General Raymond Odierno and Iraq Ambassador Christopher Hill

3:00 pm || Meets with Geithner

All times Eastern. Live stream of Gibbs briefing at 1:00 pm