Save 75% - Only $49.99 for 1 full year! digitalPLUS subscription offer ends 12/1

Olympic bid

National GovernmentGovernmentAllen SandersonInternational Olympic CommitteeWhite HouseUniversity of Chicago
Long-term impact: In the bidding war for the 2016 Olympics, Chicago's hand just got hotter. With Obama as president, "that's Chicago's ace in the hole," said sports industry expert Marc Ganis, president of SportsCorp Ltd. Obama's win represents a shift in foreign policy that should play well... AP photo by Jae C. Hong