President Obama just joined the debate over the FCC’s effort to promote competition in cable and satellite set top boxes — siding with the agency, electronics makers, and consumer advocates while opposing Hollywood, cable, and phone providers. He endorsed the FCC’s plan to develop rules empowering independent manufacturers to offer alternatives. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama has officially endorsed Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth for Senate, saying "few people fight as passionately for our veterans." Obama says in a statement Wednesday that he asked Duckworth to serve in his Veterans Affairs department and that she "served with purpose and...
Leading Off: ? PA-Sen: A presidential endorsement is a terrible thing to waste, so it's no surprise that Katie McGinty is already out with a TV spot highlighting Barack Obama's support for her campaign. The commercial starts with the narrator reading some nice quotes from Obama about McGinty, before touting her biography. Show More Summary
Remember when we all liked Debbie Wasserman Schultz? She was so sassy, such a spitfire, hadn’t tried to fuck Elizabeth Warren’s consumer protection agency even once! Well, those days are looooong gone. Except in the White House, apparently, where Barack Obama has endorsed her over her primary challenger, Tim Canova. Let’s meet Tim Canova! And
President Barack Obama on Monday threw his support behind Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), who is facing a progressive competitor in her first primary challenge for the seat. "Debbie has been a strong, progressive leader in Congress...Show More Summary
Ted Cruz woke up to the news that there had been a bombing that killed so many white people. “YES!” said Ted Cruz, pumping his fist like he saw people do in movies and because he’s a dork. “THIS IS MY LUCKY DAY!” Now people would finally understand that there was only one Republican hard-assed
Leading Off: ? IL State House: As president, Barack Obama has rarely, if ever, picked sides in a state legislative primary or called for unseating a Democratic incumbent. But on Monday, Obama endorsed Juliana Stratton, who is challenging Illinois state Rep. Show More Summary
As president, Barack Obama has rarely, if ever, picked sides in a state legislative primary or called for unseating a Democratic incumbent. But on Monday, Obama endorsed Juliana Stratton, who is challenging state Rep. Ken Dunkin in the...Show More Summary
News alert: Obama backs challenger in Democratic primary for state rep. That's news, all right, but not because America has been waiting eagerly for the president to pick a horse in the Illinois 5th House District. When was the last time the president of the United States endorsed a candidate in...
Stratton is running against a Rauner-funded Republican incumbent accused of buying early votes. [ more › ]
Leading Off: ? FL-Sen: We've spoken often about how Rep. Patrick Murphy has locked up the support of the Democratic establishment in his bid for the Senate, but this takes it to a completely different level: On Wednesday, Murphy earned...Show More Summary
Both Democratic presidential candidates have already backed the policy.
Obama endorses the Clinton theory.
Presumably, we are just days away from a Michelle Obama endorsment of Marco Rubio. In 2013, the First Lady put her weight behind a national hydration campaign: The First Lady wants you to drink more water. On a call announcing Michelle...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Legislation sponsored by U.S. Sen. Cory Booker to ban discrimination against gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered individuals has picked up an important supporter: President Obama. White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Tuesday that the president would support what is known as the Equality Act. Booker (D-N.J.) is one of the original sponsors [...]
President Obama Endorses The Equality Act; Dallas City Council Unanimously Votes To Strengthen Transgender Non-Discrimination Protections; Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Still Doesn’t Get It; Cleveland VA To Open First VA Transgender Clini...
Photographed by Ryan Pfluger for OUT. President Obama's spokesman today announced he is endorsing the Equality Act, BuzzFeed's Chris Geidner reported. "The administration strongly supports the Equality Act," said Press Secretary Josh...Show More Summary
After a slight delay, the administration is now officially in support of full LGBT equality in housing and hiring.
On Tuesday, the White House officially endorsed proposed legislation known as the Equality Act which would amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to make illegal discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. The announcement come… Read The post President Obama Endorses the Equality Act appeared first on Towleroad.
Bill O’Reilly Suggest2 President Obama Endorses The Death Of Police Officers There is no end to the copious amount of bull$#!t Bill O’Reilly is willing to spew about our President, our country and most infuriatingly, African-American community. After President Obama