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Ambitious week for Obama: economy, Iraq, Mideast …

On Wednesday, his first full day in office, President Barack Obama will meet with his top economic advisers on the financial crisis, CNN reports.

“Three aides said Obama is planning an ambitious first week that will include several other high-profile moves: a Wednesday meeting with military brass to map out a change to the mission in Iraq, appointment of at least one envoy to deal quickly with the Mideast crisis and issuance of executive orders on issues ranging from the environment to the detainment of terror suspects,” writes CNN’s Ed Henry.

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