The United States has recognized that genocide is taking place in Darfur, Sudan. That recognition is now five years old. I have been proud that my government has not danced around the issue as it did in 1994 during the Rwandan genocide. But, of course, not enough has been done.
President Obama has visited with refugees in Chad and he has helped to pass Darfur legislation. In the campaign, Obama said that "As president, (I) will take immediate steps to end the genocide in Darfur