Defense Secretary Robert Gates says President Barack Obama is more analytical than former President George W. Bush and wants to be sure he had heard opinions from everyone in the room.

Bush, Gates says, wouldn’t go out of his way to seek out opinions.

As one of the holdovers from the Bush administration, Gates is in a good position to compare the styles of the former President and the man who replaced him at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

The differences, as one might expect, are not subtle.

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