Brilliant minds and innovative technologies are here, everywhere, waiting for him to tap in to them and their effective ideas about energy and the economy -- i.e. they are making oil from algae, algae lives on CO2. He needs to inspire us to stop talking and get on with it.
Iraq and Afghanistan should be the primary focus for him, and no easy solutions will be found. He has been left with a mishandled war, and he needs to assemble the resourceful minds to correct the mess. Greed drives wars -- we need to be careful that we aren't inadvertently driving it with our wants. Lives are being lost in the Iraq war as we continue to cry in our bank accounts. The planet and life upon it are the responsibility of us all -- him and us. Hopefully, he'll listen and make wise choices. Every morning, when he sits at his desk, I believe he should have easy access to the will of the people. Reading formats like this is a good way to start.