Malaysian Airlines Plane Missing: And presumed to have crashed. 239 people were aboard. Crimea Belongs to Mother Russia: So says the Kremlin, in so many words! Widespread Labor Abuses At US Military Bases: Per usual, President Obama's...Show More Summary
The health insurance deadline is quickly approaching on March 31st and the Obama administration is trying to avoid having to offer an extension. President Obama hit the road on Thursday to raise awareness about the health insurance deadline among the Latino population. Show More Summary
A federal jury on Friday convicted the daughter of President Obama’s former pastor of laundering thousands of dollars from a $1.25 million state grant for a Chicago-based job-training program, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Yeah, go ahead, trust him. See how that works out for you: In a joint town hall with Telemundo and Univision, President Obama made a pledge that his administration will not use Obamacare sign up data to deport illegal aliens. “WillShow More Summary
Former ThinkProgress blogger Zaid Jilani has written that during his time at the Center for American Progress blog, senior staff of the Center were "berated" for being too critical of President Obama on the war in Afghanistan. He compared...Show More Summary
Retired Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin, executive VP of the Family Research Council, was caught joking saying “the Jews are the problem.” He was telling an Israeli reporter that President Obama is giving subliminal messages to Muslims. “If you understand anything about Islam, there are subliminal messages,” Boykin can be heard saying. “His message, really, I […]
Sen. Rand Paul brought the house down at one of the country's largest summits for grassroots conservatives with a stinging indictment of President Obama and an impassioned plea to defend civil liberties.
The same racist rhetoric that emanated from the extremists in the Republican Party continues….and it will be to the detriment of the GOP — another shellacking in the presidential election. Social conservative wingnut Ralph Reed compared President Obama to the late segregationist Alabama Gov. George Wallace at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Um, so [...]
The time has come (finally) to talk about House of Cards. After three weeks of trying to keep the big spoilers under wraps and patiently wait around for people to finish binge-watching Season 2 — hurry it up, President Obama — the grace period is officially over. Show More Summary
The White House will deliver two cases of beer to the Canadian Embassy on Monday after US President Barack Obama lost an Olympic ice hockey bet to Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Canada's men beat their fierce local rivals 1-0 in the semi-finals in Sochi, Russia last month while the women's team stormed back to see off the US 3-2 and snatch gold. Show More Summary
President Obama, who landed in the Florida Keys today for a weekend vacation even as crisis roiled Eastern Europe, has had a busy week, the White House said today. During a briefing aboard Air Force One on the way to Florida, Deputy Press Secretary Jos...
President Obama this afternoon choppered over to Key Largo from Miami for his weekend getaway. From the pool report: After a specular sun-kissed helicopter ride reminiscent of the opening credits of “Miami Vice,” pool is now in Key Largo. Marine One landed at the... -
President Obama’s fiscal year 2015 budget proposes to increase taxes on individuals by over $820 billion and on businesses by about $500 billion, for a total of over $1.3 trillion in new taxes over the next ten years. This total does...Show More Summary
With the "My Brother's Keeper" initiative, President Obama is leveraging the power and influence of his presidency to address barriers to success facing boys and young men of color. This issue has been ignored for far too long by far too many sectors of our society. Show More Summary
Prior to the release of President Obama's budget his week, there was some speculation that it might shed light on he administration's opaque spending in support of Obamacare. But the budget proposal for the Department of Health and Human Services,...Show More Summary
With everything that's going on in the world, there's been a lot of talk about diplomatic responses, sanctions, red lines and the like. Maybe President Obama just needs to deploy some more soft power. [ more › ]
Conservative author Dinesh D'Souza, the director and co-writer of the highly successful documentary 2016: Obama's America, told the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday that "after we did 2016, President Obama was very upset... Show More Summary
Despite warnings from various members of the Fed that Student Loans are becoming troublesome, we suspect President Obama's address this afternoon on expanding opportunities to go to college will be nothing but more pumping free money into a hyper-inflating (and increasingly worthless) higher education system... Show More Summary
Annie Lowrey's Economix blogpost on President Obama's budget concludes by telling readers: "But it is worth noting that perhaps the single most important factor when it comes to deficits is largely out of the White House’s hands: economic growth. Show More Summary
MSNBC talker Ed Schultz flip-flopped on his support for the Keystone pipeline this week. Previously Schultz supported the project, but perhaps realizing that disagreeing with President Obama and the environmental left on much of anything is a poor business decision in the world of progressive media he changed his tune. Show More Summary