Should Obama Lobby the International Olympic Committee on Behalf of Chicago?

Is this the best use of the president's time?


President Obama will lobby the International Olympic Committee later this week on behalf of his adopted hometown, Chicago and its bid for the 2016 games. Is this a good move on his part or is it, as Peter Roff suggests on the Thomas Jefferson Street blog, a waste of presidential time ? Vote in our poll and post your thoughts below.

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This poll is now closed, but the debate continues in the comments section.