Some might insist Barack Obama is a lame duck, but our national media elite still think of him as a very graceful swan. When this man comes under criticism, journalists are incapable of any sense of objectivity, balance, or fairness....Show More Summary
In response to former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani's assertion that President Barack Obama "doesn't love America," a new HuffPost/YouGov poll posed that same question to Americans of different ages, genders and political parties. The results show that Giuliani is far from alone in his beliefs.
By THE WISCONSIN GAZETTE President Barack Obama has vetoed the Keystone XL oil pipeline bill. The veto is the third of Obama’s presidency. The White House notified the U.S. Senate of the presidential action mid-day on Feb. 24. Passage of a pipeline bill was a top priority for Republicans in the House and Senate. […]
When President Barack Obama decided to grant a measure of protection to as many as 5 million foreigners who are in this country without authorization, he was taking a risk. The executive action he took in November, after all, was something he had earlier said he lacked the authority to do. It...
Mr. Obama’s statement saying legislation that would have approved the pipeline project “has earned my veto” was a rarity for a president who has wielded his veto pen fewer times than any U.S. leader in more than a century.
Keystone Legislation ‘Has Earned My Veto’ Keeping his promise, U.S. President Barack Obama vetoed legislation that would have expedited the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. This is the third veto issued by Obama since he took office six years ago. Republicans in the House and Senate will now have to decide whether to attempt [...]Show More Summary
The Keystone bill cleared the senate in January and passed in the House earlier this month, but the legislation was swiftly vetoed this afternoon by President Barack Obama. Read more...
President Barack Obama's health secretary told Congress Tuesday that there is no administrative action that would fix the "massive damage to our health care system" that would result should the Supreme Court invalidate federal subsidies that help millions of Americans buy health care coverage. Show More Summary
The AFL-CIO Executive Council urged Congress to stand with the labor movement and President Barack Obama in defending the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act from attacks by Wall Street’s friends in Congress, in a statement released yesterday at its winter meeting in Atlanta. The council also urged new financial industry reforms.
Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency. "The presidential power to veto legislation is one I take seriously," Obama said in a brief notice delivered to the Senate. Show More Summary
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The third veto of President Obama's tenure was issued today on the bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, intended to circumvent the usual process for pipeline approvals. President Barack Obama has officially vetoed a bill to approve...Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has issued a sharply worded statement in response to a swift veto from President Barack Obama of a bill, passed by both the House and Senate, that would have rushed the Keystone XL Pipeline into production.
House Republicans are urging their Senate counterparts to reject the nomination of pro-abortion Loretta Lynch for Attorney General. President Barack Obama’s Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch faced a hearing last month in the Senate Judiciary Committee. Show More Summary
As everybody pretty much predicted, George Zimmerman will not face federal charges for killing Trayvon Martin. Also predictable: President Barack Obama has vetoed the KeystoneXL pipeline legislation. A new poll shows increasing support...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has vetoed a Republican bill forcing construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The White House sent notice of the veto to the Senate on Tuesday, shortly after the bill was received at the White House. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama on Tuesday swiftly delivered on his vow to veto a Republican bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, leaving the long-debated project in limbo for another indefinite period. The Senate received Obama’s veto message and Senate Majority Leader Mitch...
We knew this was coming: About a month after the Senate narrowly passed a bill to force President Barack Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, the president vetoed the bill Tuesday afternoon, hours after the White House said heShow More Summary
President Barack Obama has vetoed a bipartisan Congressional piece of legislation that aims to finally approve the Keystone XL pipeline project at the Federal level. Why does the President continue to block and delay this energy project’s permit decision? read more
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani isn't alone in questioning whether President Barack Obama loves America, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. Giuliani has since partially walked back on the comment, writing over the weekend...Show More Summary