Some of the News
That may be True
OBAMA NAMES ENVOY TO NY LEGISLATURE
Continuing his practice of designating envoys to the world's hot spots. President Obama has dispatched an envoy to deal with the crisis in Albany. The control of the NY legislature is in dangerous contention, with the parties sharply divided and no resolution in sight.
With Holbrook and Mitchell otherwise engaged, the President has turned to another conciliatory mediator, former ambassador John Bolton. The president expressed full confidence in Mr. Bolton's ability to bring the parties together, citing his success in dealing with difficult countries and representatives in his years at the United Nations.