President Barack Obama focused his Ash Wednesday address on the plight of persecuted Christians throughout the world.
ON A freezing morning on February 10th 2007, Barack Obama declared his intention to run for the presidency on the steps of the old state capitol in Illinois, the very place where Abraham Lincoln gave his “A House Divided " speech against slavery 150 years earlier. Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders’s surprisingly robust challenge to Hillary Clinton is indicative of a strange contradiction in Democratic politics, and Clinton is on the losing end of it. By many accounts, including his own, President Obama believesShow More Summary
Marco Rubio's poorly timed bad debate performance just as New Hampshire Republicans were making up their minds has already entered the annals of major blown political opportunities, certainly right up there with Barack Obama's failure to put away Hillary Clinton in the same state eight years ago. But it may be... More »
In May 2011 Barack Obama urged Israel to hand over half of Jerusalem, the Wailing Wall, The Temple Mount, Old... The post Obama’s Peace Partners “Fatah” Threaten To Hijack Planes And Blow Up Airports appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu might meet in Washington next month and complete a deal on future defense aid to Israel that has been dogged by disagreement, the U.S. ambassador to Israel said on Thursday.
On Wednesday's CNN Tonight, longtime Obama admirer Douglas Brinkley trumpeted the President's speech earlier in the day at the Illinois State Capitol: "Barack Obama is really preaching the gospel of civility right after Donald Trump won New Hampshire. Show More Summary
When President George W. Bush decided on war with Iraq in 2003, the ostensible goals were to depose the dictator Saddam Hussein and destroy his alleged arsenal of weapons of mass destruction. Lying just beneath the surface, however, was a deep and bipartisan enthusiasm for using military power to spread American values. The war was backed […]
Less than 24 hours after President Barack Obama spoke to Illinois lawmakers about the need to compromise, Democrats and Republicans have reignited a high-stakes fight over contract negotiations with the state's largest union. At issue is a labor-backed measure that would prevent a lockout or strike...
(John Hinderaker) As the Obama administration limps through its last months, its impending demise is mourned by few. One of those few is the perennially clueless David Brooks, apparently the New York Times’s idea of a conservative. Brooks is infamous for falling in love with the crease in Barack Obama’s pants. Show More Summary
The Freedom From Religion Foundation wrote President Barack Obama a letter on February 4, which just so happened to be the day he addressed the national prayer breakfast and the day after he spoke at a Baltimore mosque about religious tolerance.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has "significantly" increased its air strikes against Islamic State in Afghanistan since President Barack Obama granted commanders broader authority last month to target the group there, a U.S. military spokesman said on Thursday.
Nate Cohn notes that “with the actual results in and counted from two states, it is clear that Mr. Sanders is faring much better among less educated and working-class white voters than Barack Obama did in 2008, or than other [...]
The federal government is steering $156 million in new funding to help Chicago modernize congested and aging sections of its busiest commuter rail corridor. Another $125 million on top of that is written into President Barack Obama's fiscal 2017 budget proposal. But that money would still have...
Dad-in-Chief Barack Obama is not a fan of taking selfies on the campaign trailhttps://t.co/uHbfPxucx8 — BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) February 11, 2016 Back in the day when you meet your idol, your favorite band, or someone famous or important, you’d shake their hand and ask for an autograph. Show More Summary
Jeb Bush said that Donald Trump would be a worse president than Barack Obama, Poliitco reports. Said Bush: “We will be worse off than we are now. And we are pretty bad off right now.”
As President Barack Obama swings through Southern California this week for political fundraisers and an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres’ daytime TV show, motorists in Los Angeles are bracing for heavier-than-usual traffic. After attending fundraisers in the Bay Area, Obama is scheduled to arrive...
(AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama arrived in California late Wednesday after delivering a speech about civility in politics to the Illinois General Assembly.
From the February 10 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: BILL O'REILLY (HOST): I have got to word this very very carefully. The reason -- one of the reasons Barack Obama won was because African-Americans voted for him to the tune...Show More Summary
Late in his speech this afternoon to the Illinois General Assembly in Springfield, President Barack Obama said this: So much of our politics now is just designed for short term, tactical gain. You know, if you think that adding more voters will hurt you on election day then, suddenly, you're not...