U.S. President Obama gestures before he speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington

 
U.S. President Obama gestures before he speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama gestures before he speaks about his administration's efforts to strengthen the government's support for military families at a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, January 24, 2011. REUTERS/Larry Downing (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)