Saturday (February 4) marks the 16th anniversary of Plan Colombia, a multi-billion dollar U.S. counternarcotics and counterinsurgency military aid package given to Colombia under President Bill Clinton.
Life for the vast majority of Americans has improved under his administration says the polling company Gallup after 8 years of surveys.
Chilean Latinobarómetro shows the popularity the United States have had within the region's countries over the last 20 years.
Even if Obama is leaving office soon he will forever be immortalized in the species scientists have named after him.
One of the legacies President Barack Obama will leave to his successor is increased foreign policy leverage in Latin America.
President Obama will be in Lima for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, he will have to vouch for further involvement in Asia despite admitting the TPP is practically dead.
President Obama will not be judged on his intentions or his attempts on immigration, but rather on his real impact. This is his last chance to establish a legacy of pragmatic compassion.
Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez on Saturday was elected chairman of the United States Democratic National Committee