David Sanger appears in the following:
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
On this week’s edition of The Big Picture, a look at why our military involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan has not been more of an issue on the campaign trail during this election season. David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent for the New York Times, explains what the official withdrawal of combat troops from Iraq and the increase in the number of troops in Afghanistan has meant for candidates and voters so far this year.
Monday, September 13, 2010
David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss why a Republican compromise on middle-class tax cuts is not a sign of rekindled bipartisanship in Washington.
Monday, September 06, 2010
David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss the August jobless numbers, new government stimulus proposals, and how the new round of Middle East peace talks are dealing with the key issues facing the conflict.
Wednesday, September 01, 2010
President Obama declared the end of combat operations in Iraq last night. David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, analyzes President Obama's address from the Oval Office last night, and explains what it reveals about the future of the U.S. in the Middle East. Sanger says that Obama's speech was interesting for its message that the commitments in Iraq and Afghanistan are not open-ended, and that there are bigger priorities at home, including the economy and job creation.
Monday, August 30, 2010
David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss the upcoming middle east peace talks, as well as the Fed's announcement it will take additional steps to prevent a double-dip recession.
Monday, August 23, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, weighs in on U.S. combat troops pulling out of Iraq and why Pres. Obama is getting heat for going on vacation.
Friday, August 20, 2010
It's a simple question with an infinitely complicated answer: what happens if Iran is able to build a nuclear weapon?
Russia is expected to deliver low-enriched uranium to Tehran to bring the Bushehr reactor, Iran's first nuclear power station, online. And the U.S., Israel and other nations are reportedly on alert, as hawks are calling for the bombing the reactor before the fuel is loaded into it.
Monday, August 16, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, talks about Obama's stance on NYC's planned Islamic cultural center and mosque, and Gates' comments on recent North Korean aggression.
Monday, August 09, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, on troop levels in Afghanistan, the BP oil spill, Elena Kagan and the House jobs bill.
Monday, August 02, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, on the politics of the auto bailout and the fall-out of last week's Wiki-Leaks.
Monday, July 26, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, on how 91,000 top secret military documents were leaked.
Monday, July 19, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, on spies, national intelligence and unemployment benefits.
Monday, July 12, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, on the spy swap, deficit reduction and BP.
Monday, June 14, 2010
Monday, June 07, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, on how BP's spill will affect the White House long-term, and on divers who were killed by Israel's Navy off Gaza's coast.
Friday, June 04, 2010
No one can deny that President Obama’s current “to do” list has grown dramatically of late, with each new item seemingly demanding higher precedence than the item before it. With two wars, unemployment, the Middle East Crisis and the oil spill, how does one person manage this kind of agenda?
Monday, May 31, 2010
The NYT's David Sanger on the political fallout of BP's oil spill, and Israel's stance on nuclear disarmament.
Thursday, May 27, 2010
The Obama administration is set to release its National Security Strategy today. It is expected to take a sharp turn away from the doctrines President George W. Bush, which focused security on fighting terrorism, even if that meant acting unilaterality. According to The New York Times, the strategy says that "preserving American leadership in the world hinges on learning to accept and manage the rise of many competitors."
Monday, May 24, 2010
The NYT's David Sanger on how South Korea plans to punish North Korea, and the status of the financial regulatory bill in Congress.
Monday, May 17, 2010
David Sanger, of The NYT, talks about Iran's new nuclear deal and the politics of the Gulf oil spill.