President Obama traveled to Dover Air Force Base early Thursday morning, where he met with family members and paid his respects as the bodies of 18 Americans killed this week in Afghanistan were returned to the United States.
It was the president’s first trip to the Delaware air base, the main point of entry for the nation’s war dead to return home.DUBYA WENT TO MILITARY HOSPITALS ALL THE TIME - WITHOUT THE PRESS.
The trip was a symbolic one for Mr. Obama — intended to convey the gravity of his decision as he moves closer to announcing whether he will send more troops to Afghanistan.
OBAMA GOES TO SEE OUR FALLEN HEROES WITH THE PRESS.
UPDATE: THE GREAT MUDVILLE GAZETTE AGREES WITH US.
UPDATE #2: LIZ CHENEY AGREES WITH US TOO.