Bush: al-Maliki is "the right guy for Iraq" President Bush said Thursday that there will be no "graceful exit" from Iraq, and he expressed confidence in Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. It was revealed Wednesday that National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley doubts al-Maliki's ability to stem the violence in his country.11:06 a.m.
Barbara Bodine: Visiting scholar at the Center for International Studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Bodine was the U.S. ambassador to Yemen from 1997-2001.
FEMA director addresses the press club David Paulison, who took the reins of the Federal Emergency Management Agency following the botched response to Hurricane Katrina, speaks Thursday at the National Press Club in Washington.12:06 p.m.