Politics

President Obama's Address to the Nation Tuesday...more details

Here are a few more details for you on President Obama's address to the nation Tuesday night...

* President Obama will address nation Tuesday 8pm from West Point US Military Academy. He will talk about the costs of the war, as he has before in both American lives and the actual monetary.

* The US has been working through on two fronts in Afghanistan: both civilian and defense. Gibbs says Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai's re-election has to be a new chapter.

* Before his remarks Tuesday night, President Obama will brief a bipartisan, bicameral group of about 31 members of Congress on his plans for a way forward in Afghanistan.