Foreign Affairs Are Pivotal

Three news stories since President Obama’s re-election have offered hints of the foreign policy challenges he will face in his second term — the ongoing budget debate, Middle East turmoil diverting attention from a presidential trip to Asia and continued questions about a terrorist attack that killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans in September.

How President Obama leads the country on these issues will set the tone for the next four years.

This article was originally published in The Patriot News.