You would have expected that Obama, with his reputation as a pragmatist, would look at PEPFAR, looked at how effective it is, and thought that he should make similar investments in other issues, definitely water and sanitation,” he said.
Still, Damon isn’t totally down on Obama.
“It's a different world now than it was when Bush was president. It's a harder sell. People are totally preoccupied with things here,” he said. “…I'm still on hope and change. I'm saying it all comes through in the second term.